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Polluter pays the price for Bury oil spillage

A paper merchant was fined £2,000 today (Monday) after pleading to guilty to a pollution offence after oil leaked into a watercourse from a...

An end to overfills?

The UK’s two leading tank accessory manufacturers have unveiled very different approaches towards preventing one of the main causes of oil based, environmental pollution…....

Oil conference welcomes growth in market share

The Northern Ireland Oil Industry held its third conference and exhibition on Tuesday 9th September 2003 at the Ramada Hotel, Belfast.  The event was...

Think you don’t need to bund a domestic installation?

The terms ’bunding’ means to provide oil resistant containment around a storage vessel. A ’bunded’ tank therefore consists of ‘a tank within a tank’....

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Safer Tanks For Homeowners

OFTEC is calling for homeowners to consider upgrading their tanks to safer and more robust double-skinned or "bunded" models. With an estimated 700,000 homes in...