Melting glaciers bring 1980s pollution revival

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Glacier d’Aletsch – Suisse, Bettmeralpsa © AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI

Bad hair and shoulder pads are not the only things from the 1980s that we’d rather not see again. Nasty chemicals banned in that decade are also on the list. Unfortunately, melting Alpine glaciers are generating a revival of toxic organic pollutants.

New Scientist

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