Interesting Fact - UXB

According to the Spiegel more than 2,000 tons of munitions from the two world wars are recovered in Germany each year.

(Barely a week goes by without a city street or motorway being cordoned off or even evacuated in Germany due to a UXB being discovered. Between 1991 and 2007 10,733 tonnes of munitions were disposed of, at a cost of €259 million.)