Seven months on, oil still seeps from wreckage of huge Stafford blaze
The Environment Agency (EA) has declared it has nearly completed its initial investigation into the fire at Global Hygiene in March, which sent cannisters shooting into the sky above the Astonfields Industrial Estate.
But they have still kept devices in place on the surrounding brooks to prevent any more oil reaching the River Sow.
MORE: Hundreds evacuated as massive fire brought under control MORE: Global Hygiene blaze - in VIDEO and PICTURES The blaze involved 40,000 litres of oil and it has since been confirmed that the firm did not have a permit to store the substance there.
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