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Alarm over impact of Welsh phosphate guidance on housing sector

The Welsh Conservative Shadow Minister for Climate Change – Janet Finch-Saunders MS – has written to the First Minister to outline her alarm about the impact that guidance on phosphates, issued by Natural Resources Wales, is having on the housing sector in Wales.

It comes after Janet was notified that the delivery of all new homes, both affordable and private, are being negatively affected in numerous authorities including Monmouth, Newport, Carmarthenshire, Wrexham, Flintshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire, Brecon Beacons National Park, and Powys.

Janet, who is the Member of the Welsh Parliament for Aberconwy, has now called on the devolved administration to focus their policy might on a “rapid and overdue upgrade” to the sewerage system, which she says ca