Is Your Life Blighted by Nasty Smells? You are not Powerless!

Is Your Life Blighted by Nasty Smells? You are not Powerless! Nasty industrial smells are a grave blight on people’s lives but one case, concerning an odour of rotten eggs said to have emanated from a vegetable processing plant, showed that taking legal advice and complaining to your local council in an organised manner can be highly effective. The source of the smell was alleged to be lagoons in which the company that ran the plant stored effluent left over from peeling and washing vegetables. The company denied that it was responsible for the odour. However, in response to more than 400 complaints from local people, the local authority applied…