Morgan Technical Ceramics is an Electro-ceramic parts factory using powders and metals to create electrical parts which are shipped worldwide. During the cleaning of the factory, wastewater containing ceramic lead based powders is produced. This wastewater can vary in quality over the course of production. To discharge this water to sewer the company is regulated by National Resource Wales and Welsh Water to prevent pollution. The system of treatment that was previously employed on site consistently breached the regulations issued by National Resource Wales.