A month later, foul Tel Aviv odor remains a mystery

10.06.2012                      20.Siwan. 5772

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A month later, foul Tel Aviv odor remains a mystery

Investigators ruled out several possible causes, including offshore drilling for natural gas and defense-related activities.

The Environmental Protection Ministry has been unable to determine the cause of a mysterious odor that affected the Tel Aviv area for several hours last month, but has concluded that it lacks the proper means to sample and analyze low concentrations of hazardous materials that might have produced the smell….