A picture taken recently shows the popular uMhlanga Beach Pier north of Durban. South African authorities said Saturday were investigating possible pollution suspected to have been caused by a spill from a chemical plant attacked during last week's riots after dead were washed ashore. The spill was identified on Thursday after an agro-chemical warehouse storing chemicals used in the production of herbicides, pesticides and fungicides - was set ablaze.

20 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

A picture taken recently shows the popular uMhlanga Beach Pier north of Durban. South African authorities said Saturday were investigating possible pollution suspected to have been caused by a spill from a chemical plant attacked during last week's riots after dead were washed ashore. The spill was identified on Thursday after an agro-chemical warehouse storing chemicals used in the production of herbicides, pesticides and fungicides - was set ablaze.


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