Bloomberg Law
April 8, 2020, 7:22 PM

Pandemic’s Effects on Environment Are Good, Bad, Weird (Podcast)

David Schultz
David Schultz

The massive scope of the coronavirus pandemic is having some strange effects on the environment. For example, some sewer operators are reporting an increased rate of blockages caused by a pile up of those “flushable” sanitizing wipes everyone is using.

On this episode of our podcast, Parts Per Billion, we speak with California correspondent Emily C. Dooley about some of the strange environmental trends that have popped up in her state and elsewhere as a result of the pandemic and its economic aftermath.

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