Global & Disaster Medicine

Desalination pours more toxic brine into the ocean than previously thought

Science News

“…….Desalination facilities, which extract drinkable water from the ocean, discharge around 142 billion liters of extremely salty water called brine back into the environment every day, a study finds. That waste product of the desalination process can kill marine life and detrimentally alter the planet’s oceans…..”

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