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Addressing Land Contamination at the Massive New Holborn Docks Development in South Shields ☣️

3rd April 2023

There are dangerous deposits in the sediment of the biocide tributyltin (TBT), a banned coating used to prevent the growth of barnacles on ship hulls and dock walls. Here’s a detailed report about the steps Mott MacDonald are taking to safely infill the dock and protect surrounding nature, including rare butterflies and migrating salmon:


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