The environmental impact of COVID-19
Air quality improves, but medical waste and increased energy consumption threaten our planet
The coronavirus pandemic is having a great impact on our planet. Images of the Venice canals' crystal clear waters, and a major decrease in air pollution in countries such as China and Italy, have made headlines. But while Earth seems to be healing in some ways, the COVID-19 impact on waste and electricity consumption is also a concern.
In this gallery, we look at the environmental impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Click on.