Pollution causes miscarriages and deformities in Thailand

Official statistics show that 159 people suffered from pollution-related health problems in Thailand in 1995, but activists claim the rate is much higher.

Thailand lacks proper infrastructure to dispose of the 1.1 million tonnes of industrial hazardous waste it generates each year, causing far greater health problems than officially admitted, claim activists.

See Report in Bangkok Post

© Faversham House Ltd 2023 edie news articles may be copied or forwarded for individual use only. No other reproduction or distribution is permitted without prior written consent.

Action inspires action. Stay ahead of the curve with sustainability and energy newsletters from edie