Warning! Serious and sad images ahead!
In Bangladesh, little children play next to a severely polluted canals. While some parents here worry about giving their kids non-organic foods, imagine living in the one of the most polluted cities on earth. Every day local tanneries dump over 20,000 cubic liters of toxic waste into the capital Dhaka’s main river and key water supply, the Bugiganga.
Breath It In
No, this isn’t a romantic fog settling into Changsha, in the Hunan Province of China. It’s awful smog due to pollution. We all know that China has a population problem, causing them to make a infamous one-child per couple law, but they continue to produce copious amounts of pollution. China has many of the most polluted cities in the world. In Beijing, coal and cars are the two main sources of air pollution.
A Whole Lotta Rubbish
Manila has a river of garbage. It is estimated that discarded plastic will outweigh fish in the oceans by 2050. Maybe we should think twice before using plastic bags at the grocery store. Do you ever wonder what happens to all that garbage you throw away on a daily basis?