The 10 Most Polluted Locations On Earth



Citarum River, Indonesia

Citarum River, Indonesia, one of the most polluted rivers in the entire world, has over 5 million people residing along the basin. They rely on the river as their primary source of water, despite the tons of garbage floating in it.

Kabwe, Zambia

Kabwe, Zambia, after years of mining and processing of cadmium and lead, has so much pollution that children have 10 times the allowed EPA level of lead within their bloodstreams. The ground is barren and nothing can grow in the area.