Who is the world’s leading environmental vandal? The answer may surprise you

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Who is the world’s leading environmental vandal? The answer may surprise you

Post by Nigel » Fri Sep 22, 2017 2:04 pm

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Post by Redmurty » Fri Sep 22, 2017 6:08 pm

recent conversation with 4 Germans one of whom was a parts manufacturer went along those lines and they stated the dirty diesel problem had tarnished the German name. They were not happy bunnies :(

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Post by WIBO » Wed Sep 27, 2017 4:22 pm

Are they ever happy?


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Post by gspod » Thu Sep 28, 2017 1:52 pm

I think per head of capita Australia is by far the most polluting country - open cast mines etc.....

When you go there they're all green environmental hippies - which is a nice way to be if you can afford it, which of course they can because they're all making a fortune driving trucks in the mines :?

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Post by SHarper » Fri Sep 29, 2017 8:14 am

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Midgley_Jr.

In the world of environmental vandals, Dr Thomas Midgley has more to answer for than most, he was responsible for Lead in petrol and CFCs.
He contracted polio and died when a pulley system he invented for lifting himself out of bed failed and strangled him.

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