Al Gore Live Earth award winning biodiesel supplier poisoned river, killed animals in UK
- net proceeds from the worldwide concert event.
- "A RECYCLING firm that fuelled the Live Earth concert
- was fined yesterday for polluting a river with
- poisonous chemicals.
- A trainee worker at Bio Tech Oils UK – which turns used cooking oil into diesel – poured four barrels of toxic glycerine down a drain.
- Hundreds of fish, frogs and birds died over a three-mile stretch of a river near Tredegar, South Wales.
The firm admitted emitting a noxious substance and was fined £19,000 by JPs in Abergavenny.
- The award-winning company, which
- supplied all the generator fuel for July’s Live Earth gig at Wembley, now faces going bust."
- Bio Tech Oils supplied biodiesel to the Live Earth concert in London.(in July 2007)
- The company is looking for a buyer to save the business." ****