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CAPE OF (SH*T)STORMS: Cape Town’s approach to sewage disposal causing ‘apocalyptic’ problems, researchers warn

For years, scientists and Capetonians living near the Kuils River have expressed concern that the sewage flowing into the river from a nearby waste water treatment plant is both an environmental and health hazard. Researchers now say that the health consequences of the contamination are growing ever more severe: from people suffering E.coli poisoning of the intestine, to horses born without back legs....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Thursday, 6 December