An unlimited blanket of foul-smelling poisonous foam overflowed a river in a city simply exterior the Colombian capital Bogota. According to the BBCit’s believed that detergents dumped within the native rivers generated the white foam which drifted by the air, clumping and clinging to buildings in Mosquera.
Photographs and movies from the residential suburb confirmed immense drifts of the pungent foam burying pavements and towering over residents. Sitting AFP report, the BBC knowledgeable that native environmental authorities mentioned that the poisonous foam is rising due to folks dumping waste, chemical substances and detergents into the river system.
VIDEO: Huge clouds of froth waft by the municipality of Mosquera on the outskirts of the Colombian capital Bogota, leaving a foul stench and inflicting well being issues, based on locals pic.twitter.com/5cTc8TepEU
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Separately, taking to Twitter, the mayor of the city, Gian Gerometta mentioned that the issue of waste and detergents within the River Bojaca was being aggravated by the wet season and vegetal matter within the water. Mr Gerometta acknowledged that now the vegetal matter was being eliminated and the froth ought to disappear in a matter of days.
“We are aware of the risks that can arise due to this phenomenon,” he tweeted,