Pollution can take many forms.
Air, water, solid waste - most agree that pollution is harmful for people and other life on Earth. But more controversial is how to best prevent it - and clean it up.
Long disregarded as insignificant, roadside verges are helping some of the rarest wildflowers in the UK survive, according to a new study by conservation charity Plantlife. But these verges are also under threat.
French prosecutors have launched a judicial inquiry into allegations that carmaking giant PSA has cheated on diesel pollution test. It's the latest twist in a huge results rigging scandal which VW started in 2015.
A former child soldier and a Guatemalan evangelical pastor are among this year's winners of the prestigious award, which recognizes activists from each of the world's six geographic regions.
The battle against US President Donald Trump's rollback of environmental protections is increasingly being fought in the legal arena, with new lawsuits recently launched to stop actions on pesticides and Arctic drilling.
Inspector Chuma searches for Imbachi. At the house of Simba Metals’ supervisor he hears a strange sound – is it Imbachi? Meanwhile, the deputy minister for environment shows up at Simba Metals. What's she up to?
Smog impacts people’s health and causes lung diseases. The problem: You can’t really see or smell it. Now a start-up has built a device which measures air quality and tells users when the concentration is high.
Smog impacts people’s health and causes diseases. The problem: You can’t really see or smell it. Now a start-up has built a device which measures air quality and tells users when the concentration is high.
Aida gets a call from her son’s kidnapper. She suspects Tonka could be behind the abduction. Together with Samia, she reports Imbachi missing at the police station. Will he be safe and sound?
Illegal fishing and pollution near Ghana threaten both fish stocks and the people who depend on them. These practices off the coast of West Africa cost the affected countries around one billion dollars a year.
Britain's automotive industry group has warned against radical moves to limit the use of diesel vehicles by imposing hefty levies. It said diesel technology had come a long way and was much cleaner now.
Children in particular suffer from bad air. Manipulation of exhaust sensors for diesel cars - also known as Dieselgate - has resulted in more nitrogen oxide pollution. New research shows schools are also being affected.
On the radio, Aida and Samia are publicly accusing Simba Metals to be polluting the environment with lead waste. This leads to vociferous protests among the population.
Where once more than 40,000 cars sped through Paris every day, people are now able to stroll and families can pick-nick here where traffic has been banned along a stretch of the right bank of the Seine river.
El Salvador's Parliament has approved a law banning all metal mining projects. The measure aims to protect the impoverished Central American nation's environment - but critics fear it could hurt the economy.
India's top court has ruled vehicles running on old technology and causing too much pollution must not be sold anymore as of April 1. Manufacturers had hoped the judges would give them more time to make adjustments.
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