Iceland’s U-21 Beats England in Football

eidursmari-island-england03_psThe Icelandic U-21 national team in men’s football beat England 2-1 in a friendly game in Preston yesterday evening, a welcome victory after a 3-2 loss against Ukraine on Thursday. Both games are part of the teams’ preparation for the European Championship in Denmark this summer.

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Acid Pollution in North Iceland under Control

akureyri-view-small_goThe Environment Agency of Iceland sent a letter to the executives of Becromal, a capacitor factory in Akureyri, north Iceland last week demanding improvements because the acid level of its run-off water in Eyjafjördur fjord was above the authorized limit. The pollution is now said to be under control.

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