Global Trash Hits Crisis Level – An article published by LA Times today

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Hugh Paxton’s blog doubts the accuracy of these graphics. Global trash? Yes? Horrid!

This may sound heretical but we accumulated a lot of garbage and the results were biologically stimulating! We have more large tokay geckos than anybody I know and I haven’t seen a cockroach!

Hugh

From: Midori Paxton [mailto:midori.paxton@undp.org]
Sent: Sunday, April 24, 2016 2:05 PM
To: Hugh Paxton
Subject: FW: Global Trash Hits Crisis Level – An article published by LA Times today

Terrible…

From: Yuqiong Zhou
Sent: Saturday, April 23, 2016 2:47 AM
To: BPPS SDEV ALL <bpps.sdev.all>
Cc: Nik Sekhran <nik.sekhran>
Subject: Global Trash Hits Crisis Level – An article published by LA Times today

Colleagues, sharing with you a great article published by LA Times on the occasion of Earth Day. The article highlights one of the most daunting issues facing the world – waste problem, which impairs public health, pollutes the environment and threatens to drown some poor countries in toxicity. http://www.latimes.com/world/global-development/la-fg-global-trash-20160422-20160421-snap-htmlstory.html

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