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Water Pollution

Water Pollution

Water environment in city downtown rated excellent

More than 300 water pollution problems in river courses were spotted in the second half of last year in Shanghai’s downtown areas, mainly concerning floating pollutants, officials revealed yesterday. Another 191 problems over pollution in nearby river courses in the city’s downtown were also found, most related to greenery pollution,…
bubmag
January 28, 2021
Water Pollution

‘Water pollution threatens public health and fish’

PAKISTANI Aiza Kashif, 42, who holds a doctoral degree in pharmacy, lives in the town of Zhangjiang in Pudong. She has become active in community volunteer efforts. Kashif was Shanghai’s first foreign “ambassador” in the city’s anti-drug campaign. She has done volunteer work in Metro stations, airports and at the…
bubmag
November 18, 2020
Water Pollution

Stop blaming IWK for water pollution in Selangor

Sewerage company puts matters in Selangor into perspective IN a recent spate of river pollution in Selangor, the public paid the price when there were water disruptions, be it in domestic houses or commercial areas. Fingers were quickly pointed at Indah Water Konsortium (IWK) Sdn Bhd, the national sewerage company…
bubmag
November 13, 2020
Water Pollution

EMA urges public to follow water pollution rules

News Ria Chaitram 6 Hrs AgoThis file photo shows plastic pollution along Hart’s Cut, Chaguaramas. THE Environmental Management Authority (EMA) is urging the public to follow the revised water pollution rules. At a webinar on Tuesday, it explained the importance of these rules, the criteria for permits, and enforcement of…
bubmag
October 7, 2020
Water Pollution

Washington dairies challenge EPA groundwater pollution study

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A dispute between Washington state dairies and the Environmental Protection Agency over groundwater contamination is being argued in federal court.The Yakima Herald-Republic reported Sunday that a 2012 EPA study linked a handful of dairies near Granger and Sunnyside to groundwater pollution.The dairy industry says the study…
bubmag
September 14, 2020