Tomas Vanheste is a Belgian investigative journalist.

Tomas is a member of the collective of investigative journalists The Investigative Desk. There he specialises in agriculture and chemical pollution. He published in, among others, Knack, De groene Amsterdammer, Vrij Nederland, De correspondent and De lage landen, where he is also deputy editor.

Basic information

Name
Tomas Vanheste
Expertise
agriculture, chemical pollution
Country
Belgium
City
Gent

Supported projects

The art of looking away

  • Healthcare
  • Industry

BRUSSELS - The pollution around the 3M plant has been known for years. Yet the PFOS scandal did not erupt in Flanders until the spring of 2021.