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Tanker's worth of pollution from ELVs

Toxic motor fluids, equivalent to the contents of a small oil tanker, leak into the environment each year, according to This pollution comes from vehicles that are scrapped at unauthorised treatment facilities or illegally dumped. From annual figures, a network of authorised treatment facilities, estimated that each year, two million vehicles come to the end of their useful life, each containing 22 litres of hazardous waste products. It ...