Good job bringing this to light. People won't realise how huge the problem is and municipalities are woefully ill equipped to...
Agreed; mining can never be sustainable, but then how do you get the metals to make all the things you need in the course of...
Very good piece.
The Pakistan government will soon launch an integrated 'Environment Action Plan' to curb pollution. Under the plan, special attention will be given to air pollution, particularly to cut automobile emissions. Already, Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) is making headway in the automobile sector. Government officials say that concerted efforts will be made to promote awareness about the benefits of CNG. Polluting industries will be penalised for violating laws.