waste water

China’s Urban Sludge Dilemma

Caixin’s Cui Zheng and Liu Zhiyi report on illegal dumping of chemical, bacteria and parasite-laden sludge from sewage plants around China: Promptly at noon on March 17, a heavy truck hauling a dark substance and on a dark...

Li Fangchao: Urgent need for waste water treatment

From China Daily Online: Only 10 per cent of the waste water in Northeast China’s Heilongjiang Province is being treated because of a lack of processing plants. More than 40 species of fish are said to have disappeared from local rivers in recent years because of the pollution.

Xinhua: Polluted Tributary of the Yellow River

From Xinhuanet: A farmer is looking for dead fishes in Shaying River, a tributary of the Yellow River in Xihua County, Zhoukou City, Henan Province. Shaying River is severely polluted by waste water from local factories.

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