Israel's Environment Ministry Lagging on Air Sampling in Polluted Haifa Bay

The Environmental Protection Ministry has done less than half the days of sampling required by ministry regulations; The Haifa Bay area is home to heavy industry, including pharmaceutical and chemical processing plants, oil refineries and a power plant.

The Environmental Protection Ministry has spent just 11 days over the past two years conducting air sampling in the Haifa Bay area, in contravention of...