Thursday, 31 August 2017

Environmental headlines

  • Greenpeace lists 5 things about the 'petrol diesel ban' that it believes the government does not want us to know.
  • Floods kill 1,200 in India, Nepal and Bangladesh, and shut 1.8 million children out of 18,000 schools. Millions have been forced from their homes. 
  • Meanwhile in the USA, the toll of tropical storm Harvey rises to 31 confirmed deaths with 50,000 homes destroyed.