Etiqueta 'Contamination'
Beaches are often closed due to contamination.

News

Former Emaya management could face five-year sentences

The toughest sanction is five years if natural systems are deemed to have been seriously harmed and if there was a risk of serious harm to public health.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/08/2019 10:20

Environment

Work starting in March to stop Palma beach spills

The work should stop the spills, but a new treatment plant is still needed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/01/2019 17:44

Every year the sea is contaminated with 8 million tonnes of plastics, a square mountain more than 450 metres high.

Every year the sea is contaminated with 8 million tonnes of plastics, a square mountain more than 450 metres high.

Every year the sea is contaminated with 8 million tonnes of plastics, a square mountain more than 450 metres high.

R.E. 05/06/2018

Environment

High levels of cruise ship pollution in Palma

The German environmentalists claim that cruise ships are using poor quality and cheap fuel.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/08/2017 00:00

Environment

Albufera sewage spill "unprecedented"

Some four hectares of land "of great value" in Albufera and on the neighbouring Son Bosc finca were affected by a burst in the sewage piping.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/08/2016 00:00