How 16 ships create as much pollution as all the cars in the world | Mail Online

We’ve all noticed it. The filthy black smoke kicked out by funnels on cross-Channel ferries, cruise liners, container ships, oil tankers and even tugboats.

It looks foul, and leaves a brown haze across ports and shipping lanes. But what hasn’t been clear until now is that it is also a major killer, probably causing thousands of deaths in Britain alone.

via How 16 ships create as much pollution as all the cars in the world | Mail Online.

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