If you’ve taken a stroll down Sea Point promenade recently, you might have spotted a streak of green liquid running into the ocean.
It was first spotted about a week ago, with complaints laid on social media. After a brief investigation, the local government have given residents an update on the situation.
What is the green liquid on Sea Point beach?
No, it’s not some sort of tracing die or art installation. The City of Cape Town have confirmed that it’s liquid run-off used in commercial cooling systems.
Brett Herron, a transport and urban development mayoral committee member for COCT, confirmed their findings to News24:
“The City has identified various companies that both manufacture and use this substance in the servicing of commercial cooling systems but, as this investigation is ongoing, the City cannot release further detail at this stage.”
Herron also revealed that city officials would be distributing informat