Problem

Employment at risk through elimination of industrial pollution

Other Names:
Defence of industrial pollution by immediate victims
Nature:

Those most at risk from pollution are those most dependent on income from local polluting factories, and they often become the polluters' greatest defenders. They do not worry about health risks of lead, but they worry about the cost of compulsory catalytic converter.

Broader Problems:
Unsustainable livelihoods
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
24.03.2022 – 00:50 CET