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  1. Tailings Dam Overflow Contained By Chinese Authorities

    4 Apr 2020- 09:09 by Staff- Water Diplomat HARBIN, China The 28 March overflow of a Molybdenum mine tailings dam in China's north east Heilongjiang Province has been curtailed, after the second highest level of environmental emergency response in Chi ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 07:02

  2. Rising Water Levels Suspend Cargo Services on China-Russia Border

    4 Sep 2017- 11:14 by Local Press Report HARBIN Xinhuanet News Cargo services have been suspended at a river port in Heilongjiang Province on the China-Russia border after days of rain has raised water levels upstream. The water levels of Heilong River nea ...

    Local Press Report - 09/04/2017 - 11:14

  3. Conservation Strategies Could Improve Water Quality for 150 Million in China: Report

    28 Apr 2016- 10:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Conservation strategies could improve water quality for more than 150 million people in China, according to a new report by international conservation group The Nature Conservancy (TNC). Two-thi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/28/2016 - 10:58

  4. Drought, Floods Threaten Harvest in China’s Breadbasket

    19 Mar 2015- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARBIN, China China's Heilongjiang Province, the country’s largest grain producer, is under threat from both drought and flood, meteorologists warned this week. Ten cities and counties in western Heilongj ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/19/2015 - 10:36

  5. Chinese Province to Spend $3.35 Billion to Shore Up Supplies

    23 Apr 2014- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARBIN, China China’s northeastern Heilongjiang province, located on the country’s border with Russia, announced this week that it would spend $3.35 billion USD on water conservation projects in 2014 in order ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/23/2014 - 10:23

  6. China’s Plans for Cleaner Air Threaten Water Supply: WRI

    28 Oct 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China has plans to reduce air pollution by developing coal-to-gas plants, but this could threaten the nation’s already scarce water supplies, according to the World Resources Institute (WRI). “M ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/28/2013 - 10:02

  7. Bromate Found in Six Bottled Water Brands

    13 Sep 2011- 10:05 by Local Press Report HARBIN Shanghai Daily (China) Excessive amounts of carcinogenic bromate have been found in six types of bottled water. The water was produced by Harbin Pharmaceutical in Heilongjiang Province, Jingyou Honghu Minera ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:45

  8. China Water Industry Group Makes Changes to Board of Directors

    The board of directors of China Water Industry Group Limited have announced changes to the board effective August 12. ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:47

  9. China’s Beidahuang Group to Invest in Agricultural Project in Argentina

    23 Jun 2011- 10:03 by Local Press Report HARBIN China Daily The Beidahuang Group, based in Heilongjiang province, China, plans to invest in an agricultural cooperation project with Argentina’s Rio Negro Province. Under the project, Beidahuang will invest ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:54

  10. Chinese Pharmaceutical Company Plans New Plant Amid Pollution Concerns

    21 Jun 2011- 10:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent China, HARBIN The Harbin Pharmaceutical Group, based in northeast China’s Heilongjiang Province, has decided to build a new production plant jointly with the local government, after concerns were raised over h ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:55

  11. Water Prices to Increase in Many Chinese Cities

    16 Nov 2009- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China More than 30 cities across China, including Yinchuan, Harbin and Beijing, are announcing plans this month to raise the price of water soon in an attempt to supply water companies with much-neede ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 12:00

  12. China: Water Sampling Project Complete on Russian Border

    24 Mar 2008- 21:36 by Local Press Report China, HARBIN Xinhua (China) — China and Russia have completed a project to take water samples from a lake on the border between the two countries. Twenty Russian and Chinese experts collected 30 water samples in t ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 14:00

  13. China: Northeast Province Shuts Down 110 Polluters

    24 Sep 2007- 23:30 by Local Press Report China, HARBIN Xinhua (China) — The government of China's northeastern Heilongjiang Province has shut down 110 companies for pollution of the Songhua River. The government had inspected 4,061 businesses that po ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 14:00

  14. China Recruits WhistleBlowers to Fight Pollution

    17 Sep 2007- 23:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China — China is increasingly asking its citizens to blow the whistle on industrial polluters. That's in stark contrast to two years ago, when authorities sought to cover up a major chemical spil ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 14:00