Iran expert alarmed by critical Caspian Sea pollution

Caspian sea. Photo source: ©© Daniyal62


The level of industrial and oil pollution in the Caspian Sea has reached a “critical condition,” an Iranian ecological expert warned, quoted by local media on Thursday.

Pourgholam claimed 95 percent of the pollution originates from the sea’s littoral states in the north and northwest, Russia, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan, home to a major offshore oil industry…

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