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Revealed: How 10 plans to halt Belfast landfill site smell haven’t made any difference

Environment Agency faces calls to explain failure in tackling problem

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Stench: the controversial Mullaghglass landfill site in west Belfast. Credit: Stephen Hamilton

Stench: the controversial Mullaghglass landfill site in west Belfast. Credit: Stephen Hamilton

Stench: the controversial Mullaghglass landfill site in west Belfast. Credit: Stephen Hamilton

A controversial landfill site in Belfast that has been plaguing residents with a foul stench has had 10 Odour Management Plans (OMPs) revised in the last nine years, it can be revealed.

Residents and local councillors have been raising their concerns over the smell coming from the Mullaghglass landfill in the west of the city for a decade, which has left many unable to open their windows due to the ‘knock-you-out’ odour.


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