An oil company has won consent to continue the disposal of liquid radioactive waste in the South Downs National Park.
IGas should not be allowed to dispose of radioactive wastewater in a well at its Singleton oil site in the South Downs, campaigners have argued.
People are invited to comment on an application by IGas to dispose of radioactive waste at its Singleton oil site in West Sussex.
Some of the waste flowback fluid from Cuadrilla’s fracking site in Lancashire was taken to a treatment centre in Leeds, the Environment Agency (EA) has confirmed.
Researchers at Edinburgh University have warned that cost of waste treatment and a shortage of specialist facilities could limit the development of fracking in the UK.