There are many types of pollution that can interfere with our daily lives including noise, air, light and smoke. Find out how we monitor and control pollution.


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Smoke control areas

Here you will find out about smoke control areas within the county of Northumberland.

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Air quality

This page gives you information on the air quality management and pollution control.

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Public registers

Here you will find details on how to access the council’s public registers.

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Pollution control

This page provides information on how the council controls pollution and emissions.

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Domestic oil

This page will give you information about disposal of domestic oil and what to do if heating oil is spilled.

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Radon, radiation & stythe gas

Here you will find information about radon gas, radiation and stythe gas in Northumberland.

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Contaminated land

This page provides information for the public, developers and consultants about contaminated land in Northumberland.

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Environmental protection - development advice

Check out this page for advice on environmental protection during development pre-planning.

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