South Ribble was polluted by sewage 1,411 times in 2023
lasting 8,898 hours - that's 1.03 years!

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Totals for South Ribble in 2023
26 Sites polluted by United Utilities
1,411 sewage dumps
8,898 h duration
That's 1.03 years! On average 3.9 times a day
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Pollution Summary 2023

Here are all the reported sewage overflow totals for South Ribble in 2023. Sometimes sewage can be being dumped for months at a time.

Reporting refers to how much of the time the monitoring was active. In this constituency 0 of the total 26 CSO locations had reporting enabled for less than half the year, of which 0 had zero reporting.

Company Waterway Site Sewage Dumps Duration (Hours) Reporting %
United Utilities Tarra Carr Gutter LONGTON WASTEWATER TREATMENT WORKS 146 2,063 100
United Utilities River Yarrow ECCLESTONE BRIDGE CSO 12065 109 1,773 100
United Utilities Tarleton Runner MERE BROW WWTW 152 1,149 99.95
United Utilities River Lostock LEYLAND WASTE WATER TREATMENT WORKS 104 924 98.8
United Utilities River Yarrow CROSTON WWTW CRSTN 89 703 93.6
United Utilities River Lostock COWLING LANE LEYLAND LANE CSO 401PW 103 409 100
United Utilities Bannister Brook SCHOOL LANE CSO 130 380 99.7
United Utilities Longton Brook CLIFFORD AVENUE WW NTWK PS 42 277 100
United Utilities Boundary Brook Riv Ribble FACTORY LANE CSO 38 176 98.3
United Utilities Syd Brook ROBIN HOOD PUMPING STATION 51 174 99.8
United Utilities Bannister Brook INGLEBROUGH WAY BOW LANE CSO 40040 79 170 100
United Utilities River Lostock 74 SLATER LANE (LEYLAND) CSO 50 143 100
United Utilities Dunkirk Dib SHORE ROAD NETWORK PUMPING STATION 57 106 99.8
United Utilities River Lostock BEHIND 33 THE ORCHARD CSO 123KF 34 94 100
United Utilities River Lostock GOLDEN HILL LANE CSO 38 74 100
United Utilities New Reed Brook BLACKMOOR ROAD CSO 60 55 100
United Utilities Unnamed Of Mill Brook THE GREENACRES CSO 13 47 100
United Utilities Douglas Estuary HESKETH BANK WWTW HSKBK 10 45 100
United Utilities Bannister Brook LEYLAND LANE (SEVEN STARS) CSO 18 31 100
United Utilities Of River Ribble COP LANE CSO 5 28 100
United Utilities Bannister Brook TURPIN GREEN LANE CSO 35 20 95.6
United Utilities River Ribble VALLEY ROAD PUMPING STATION 8 15 100
United Utilities Bannister Brook LEADALE ROAD CSO 402CQ 11 13 100
United Utilities River Ribble RIVERSIDE ROAD CSO 3 10 100
United Utilities River Douglas HESKETH LANE CSO 18 6 100
United Utilities Cricketfield Brook Via Sws TOWNGATE/FOX LANE CSO 8 3 100

Data Sources & Accuracy

EDM (Event Duration Monitoring) data and Consented Discharges to Controlled Waters with Conditions from Environment Agency & Data Map Wales, and Scottish Water

Experimental derived data from Thames Water API, Some data may be missing or inaccurate. This uses Environment Agency rainfall data from the real-time data API (Beta) - Rainfall data is delayed by up to two days.

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