Scientists warn of sustainability crisis as relentless and excessive mining of sand is impacting environment and threatening lives

It’s a resource used in global construction and mined from rivers and coasts across the world. But the humble grain of sand is being depleted by increased and relentless mining. New research published in the journal Nature Sustainability and led by academics at the University of Hull has shown excessive sand mining is causing river … Read more Scientists warn of sustainability crisis as relentless and excessive mining of sand is impacting environment and threatening lives