Olympic sailing champions race in huge Rio `toilet`

Twenty-three Olympic medalists start trials on Saturday for the 2016 Rio Games in a bay littered with dead animals, television sets, sofas, shoes and not much clean water.

Discarded ‘boob tubes’ could cause big pollution problems

Scientists warn that toxic glass from old-style television sets and computer monitors, popularly known as ‘boob tubes’, could end up polluting landfills if new uses for them are not found soon.