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Dutch cow poo overload causes an environmental stink | Environment

Dairy farms in the Netherlands are producing so much dung they can’t get rid of it safely. Now the WWF is calling for a 40% cut in herd numbers to protect the environment Ammonia emissions from the Netherlands’ 1.8 million cows are affecting air quality. Photograph: JLBvdWOLF/AlamyThere

London’s fatberg on show: ‘We thought of pickling it’ | Culture

The Whitechapel Monster, a giant block of grease from the sewers, comes to the Museum of London. Is it a monument to the age of waste? Water sewer supervisor Vince Minney works in the sewers beneath Regent Street in London. Photograph: Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty ImagesNobody remembers exactly who