Companies like to make a profit. Sometimes the side effect of that is toxic runoff that makes its way into local water systems. This runoff can cause large amounts of toxic algae to form in contaminated waterways, destroying local ecosystems in the process.
Elijah Thomas, Andrew Fauerbach, Amber Lindberg, Thomas King Professor San Martin ENV2400 06 December 2018 Group Report 3 The author of this article is Luke Cole, a leader in the environmental justice movement during his lifetime, which had argued that many lower class communities have become places where people dispose of their waste. He was… Read more Toxic Waste Dumping on Native American Land