Blacksmith Institute’s Pollution Stories blog brings you real stories about how toxic pollution affects men, women, and children living in some of the world’s worst polluted places.
These stories put a face on the issue of pollution – one of the biggest, yet most underreported global problems with over 100 million people at risk.
Click here to learn about Damon’s recent trip to Indonesia and see video of a quiet town he visited south of Jakarta where children play each day on a field whose lead content is 125 times higher than the maximum limit set by the World Health Organization.
You can always learn more at www.blacksmithinstitute.org. Better yet, you can read about the work being done to clean up some of the world’s worst polluted places.