Toxic Sludge Turns Hungary Town Into Red Ocean

The people of Hungary are seeing red in more ways than one. The thick, red torrent of sludge, which burst from a reservoir at a metals plant 100 miles south of Budapest Monday, has left yards covered in toxic waste, piled up in streets and poured into fields. The government of Hungary has launched a criminal probe into the disaster. It has left four people dead and forced the evacuation of hundreds. People of Kolontar Lose Homes, Livelihoods When the surge of sludge overtook the small town...Full Story
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