Disasters

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  • 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
  • A scandal has emerged in the Samara region of Russia after local media discovered that a broken sewage pipe has been releasing wastewater into the Volga River for several years. However, instead of fixing the leak, two legal entities have instead been engaged in a lengthy dispute about jurisdiction.
  • 11 May 2011- 09:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Russian and Chinese businesses have signed an agreement to establish a biogas network in Russia to use sewage sludge and other sources of waste to heat apartment buildings in the winter months as well as to provide electricity. The biogas
  • 16 Mar 2011- 09:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Russia, SAMARA The Ministry of Natural Resources Operation of the Samara region in southeastern Russia is reviewing a legislative draft on cleaning an affluent of the Padovka River that flows along the administrative border of the city of Samara.  It is