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‘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
Water Pollution

Factory managers in Sg Gong case remanded another 5 days

Updated 2 days ago · Published on 10 Sep 2020 3:58PM · The sealed entrance to Yip Chee Seng & Sons Sdn Bhd/AAY Construction Sdn Bhd's maintenance yard. Four brothers, who are factory managers here, have their remand orders extended. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Nazir Sufari, September 10,…
bubmag
September 10, 2020
Water Pollution

Australia Floats Plan to Better Protect Great Barrier Reef

Australian officials plan to redouble their efforts to save the Great Barrier Reef from the effects of global warming. The world’s largest coral reef system is under threat from rising ocean temperatures, ocean acidification and violent tropical weather. Scientists also have struggled to contain outbreaks of the crown-of-thorns starfish, a…
bubmag
August 25, 2020