With T&T being recognized as one of the most polluted small island states in the world, one group of geologists are determined to their part to build environmental consciousness among the youth.
President of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists Trinidad Chapter Amrit Cooblal believes if young ones learn to love the earth they will influence their family to do more to recycle and to stop pollution in T&T.
Wastewater from the Heritage Tank Farm, formerly known as the Trinmar Tank Farm is entering the Gulf of Paria affecting fishermen from Point Ligore to Icacos, Cedros Councillor Shankar Teelucksingh said on Monday.
Teelucksingh was speaking to Guardian Media after meeting with the fishermen at his office in Cedros.
An assurance is being given that after years of many failed attempts, the Beverage Containers Bill will be passed.
It comes from Public Utilities Minister Robert Le Hunte and its just one of the measures being taken in a bid to beat plastic pollution.
More in this report.