This second leak in 2 weeks is arsenic that has poured out into the Hunter River near Newcastle (Australia) and the first was an accidental airborne
release on August 8 of the cancer-causing chemical hexavalent chromium - pretty nasty stuff to be leaking at all, let alone both incidents in 2
(If this is the wrong forum then please move to correct section mods and I also did the usual search but found nothing)
Arsenic contamination is a huge problem in a lot of gold leaching sites across the country. There are a lot of other toxic spills that the population
do not hear about so it is good to see more attention getting placed on these issues.
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