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Environment

How clean is your river?

The Rhine used to be a heavily polluted and stinking river. Today, it supplies over 30 million people with high quality drinking water. How was this achieved? And which new threats are emerging for Germany's longest waterway?

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Interviewee featured in this episode:

Tabea Stötter, environmental scientist with the International Commission for the Protection of the Rhine

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