Disasters

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  • 24 Sep 2014- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PANAMA CITY, Panama Panama's Ministry of Health had to prohibit consumption of water from the La Villa River in the country’s Azuero region for several days, after high levels of the toxic herbicide atrazine were again found in the river’s water.
  • 10 Jul 2014- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PANAMA CITY, Panama Panama's Council of Ministers on July 2nd declared a state of emergency in the Azuero region of the Herrera and Los Santos provinces due to pollution in the La Villa River. Former Health Minister Javier Díaz warned residents of
  • 3 Jul 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PANAMA CITY, Panama Panamanian alcoholic beverage company Campos de Pesé is under investigation for a pollution incident that forced the Chitré and Los Santos water plants to halt production and affected the water supply to more than 100,000 residents of