Unintentional oil spills make huge information. However each 3 years ships deliberately dump extra oil than the Exxon Valdez and BP spills mixed.
This episode investigates how some luxurious cruise ships routinely use Magic Pipes to do away with poisonous waste beneath the water line, and the way they not often get caught. We additionally take a broader have a look at the historical past of dumping at sea, the curse of plastic air pollution and the sobering ecological penalties of environmental crimes which have solely not too long ago come into scientific focus.
Filmmakers: Ed Ou and Fábio Nascimento