Brazil sinks warship in Atlantic despite maritime pollution concerns
Brazil on Friday sank a decommissioned aircraft carrier, the Navy announced, despite environmental groups claiming the formerly French ship was packed with toxic materials.
Though defense officials said they would sink the vessel in the “safest area,” environmentalists criticized the decision, saying the aircraft carrier contains tons of asbestos, heavy metals and other toxic materials that could leach into the water and pollute the marine food chain.
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Brazil sinks warship in Atlantic despite maritime pollution concerns (msn.com)
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Our Oceans are the dumping ground for governments trash and toxic pollution.
What the hell is wrong with the new president!!! You expect this from Bolsanaro.