Environment

Turkey collects over 4,555 cubic meters of mucilage from sea in last 12 days

Turkey collects over 4,555 cubic meters of mucilage from sea in last 12 days

Environment minister updates on efforts to clear out sea snot

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Mucilage from Turkey's Sea of Marmara not hazardous or toxic: Minister
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Mucilage from Turkey's Sea of Marmara not hazardous or toxic: Minister

Problem can be resolved if nitrogen level of sea decreases by 40%, says Murat Kurum