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Toxic cloud on Sussex coast may have come from ship, say sources

beachy head, east sussex
The cloud over Beachy Head, East Sussex, on Sunday. Photograph: Jacob Ward

Haze that led to 150 people seeking treatment caused a pollution spike and ‘might have been caused by a ship venting’

August 29, 2017 — Authorities investigating the cause of Sunday’s chemical cloud are working on the assumption that it came from a ship in the Channel after environmental monitoring sites picked up a localised spike in pollution levels. Continue reading Toxic cloud on Sussex coast may have come from ship, say sources