It is being noted that the ancient civilizations had benefited from the rivers because the water provided a better way to life to many people that time and abundance of life. People had mistreated these mighty forces that is provided by God for people to use well. If you see the rivers now, they had become very polluted and it is a sad truth.
There are a lot of rivers that are listed that will surprise you. Try to read into these terrible news and then know how the lawyers do to settle about this for remedy.
First on the list is the Citarum River in Indonesia. It has a mercury content level that is around one hundred times that of the legal amount. This type of pollution comes from the heavy industrializations and also for the lack of the awareness from the general public regarding the proper disposal of the waste materials.
Mississippi river from United States of America is also considered to be one of the dirtiest river in the world. This is where many factories uses in order for them to transport the goods to the nearest market place. But right now, it is being poisoned already by the nitrates coming from the soil runoff, arsenic, and benzene. This river is now being polluted by the amount of harmful algae that makes it impossible for any sort of water activities to happen.
Italy also have a polluted river known as the Sarno River. The Sarno River is called as the most polluted river in Europe due to its high content of the garbage waste. The pollution do come from the agricultural and also from the industrial waste.
In the Philippines is the fourth polluted river known as the Marilao River. The Marilao River is one of the major concern of the Philippine government today. You can see plastic bags and bottles in the Marilou River. Toxic waste is also being dumped into the Marilao River daily by that of the industrial plants and this causes the pollution to increase.
There are still many rivers that can be part of the list but they are the top most polluted one.
The good thing is that the environmental lawyers can help resolve this issue so that the rivers mentioned above can be restored and can benefit the future generation. They can be privileged to file a certain case against those companies or agency who are causing pollution.