Disasters

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  • 20 Mar 2014- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia The Moscow Region Environmental Prosecutor’s Office has rejected entirely a lengthy report produced by international environmental NGO Greenpeace about the quality of water in the Moscow River. Greenpeace released their data back in June
  • 26 Jul 2013- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia International environmental watchdog Greenpeace’s Russian division found unsafe levels of industrial pollutants, including sulfur, oil, heavy metals and aluminium, in the Moscow River. Last month, the group took samples from 10 discharge
  • 5 Jun 2013- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Over the weekend of 1 and 2 June an oil spill occurred at the construction site of a new shopping and leisure complex in the Moscow Region.  The oil contaminated a flood plain of the Moscow River, and due to high water levels the local