water pollution

Diseased Pig Meat Was Peddled to Consumers, Report Says

March 15, 2013, 1:55 pm

A Shanghai newspaper reveals that meat from thousands of sick and dead hogs was sold to consumers.

Water Pollution Drowns Vitality of a Shandong Village

March 1, 2013, 9:05 am

In a small town in East China, the groundwater is so polluted by industrial chemicals that there is a funeral nearly every day.

Deliberate Pollution of Groundwater Shocks Chinese Netizens

February 20, 2013, 11:25 pm

A journalist has reported online how industries in a city in eastern China have been pumping toxic wastewater underground.

EU-Banned Phosphates Flood Ukrainian Market

November 20, 2012, 8:53 pm

As the EU phases in a ban on detergents containing phosphates, in countries like Ukraine on the outskirts of Europe, these dangerous products are still flooding the market.

Gov. Cuomo Signs Sewage Notification Law

August 13, 2012, 5:12 pm

Sewage treatment plants are now required to notify the public of any raw sewage overflows within 24 hours, according to a law Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed Sunday.

Group Rates 200 Beaches

August 13, 2012, 12:57 am

It may or may not be safe to go in the water, depending on where the water is. Of 200 beaches in America, some are pristine, and some are toxic.

Students Tackle Plastic Pollution in Great Lakes

August 8, 2012, 10:35 am

Less than 50 percent of plastic waste makes its way into landfills, according to a State University of New York (SUNY) study.

Baltic Ports Focus on Sea Cleanup

July 12, 2012, 2:14 am

The Baltic Sea is one of the world’s busiest waterways and also one of the most polluted.

Aquatic Joy in Georgia

June 26, 2012, 11:06 pm

The neighborhood of Bankhead is a land of contrasts. Vacant houses, burned-out businesses, and gang tags mar the streets.

Filthy Tap Water Flows Persistently in Guangdong

June 18, 2012, 7:37 pm

Long-suffering locals don’t dare to drink their tapwater.

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Claire Suarez