Pollution has the potential to cause irreparable damage to the environment and to your health. Incidences of pollution should be reported.
Pollution can come in many forms including air, water and land pollution. It can be dangerous to your health as is the case with asbestos so it good to understand what impact it can have and how to avoid unnecessary contact.
For more information on the types of pollution that exist and what Council investigates visit Environmental Health.
If you are concerned about your health, have witnessed instances of illegal behaviour that damages the environment or noticed changes to the environment around you due to pollution this should be reported.