Top 10 Most Polluted Countries In The World
Canada produces 560 million tonnes of carbon dioxide per year. Canada is perhaps one of the countries on the list that may come as a surprise, with the common perception of Canada being a country with huge forests and clean living. Whilst there is a huge focus on sustainable living in Canada, the mining industry causes high levels of carbon emissions.
7. South Korea
South Korea creates 640 million tonnes of carbon dioxide. The high levels of emissions are due to the economic boom the country underwent in the 1960’s. The huge industrialisation during that time, and the ever