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# Sludge

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Planning denied for controversial Wexford sludge site over 'risk to public health'
Locals had objected to the application due to odour issues and concerns about the treatment process.
'We got one up on them': Wexford sludge row continues as company ordered to cease work
Residents were battling with an “obnoxious” odour for more than two years – now it has emerged the site didn’t have proper planning permission.
Wexford residents in battle over 'obnoxious' sewage sludge odour
Residents say the smell was so bad last summer that they could not leave their homes.
Investigation after thousands of litres of fuel-laundering 'sludge' found on motorway
The ‘sludge’ material is believed to be the bv-product of illegal diesel laundering.
Health cuts, the banking inquiry, 'sludge'... and everything else happening in Leinster House today
What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, you asked…
Authorities search Louth site in environmental probe
A team of environmental personnel entered a site near Dundalk today to search for evidence of illegal practices.
Hungarian village evacuated as new reservoir damage found
Village of over 700 evacuated amid fears of fresh toxic sludge leak.
IN PICS: Death toll rises but Danube toxic sludge fear recedes
PICS: The toxic sludge disaster wreaks havoc to homes in Hungary.