Pollution

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  • 29 May 2019- 10:50 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY El Universal Ongoing stoppages at Newmont Goldcorp Peñasquitgold mine in Mexico are costing millions every day to both public coffers and the company, a Mexican minister said on Thursday, urging a solution that will restart operations. He did not
  • 2 Mar 2019- 08:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico A referendum in Mexico appears to have given the go-ahead to the controversial Integral Morelos Project (PIM), an infrastructure initiative that includes two thermoelectric power plants, a gas pipeline and an aqueduct in the country&
  • 24 Feb 2019- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico A Mexican environmental acivist was murdered last week following his political activism against a controversial carbohydron pipeline to be routed through his community. Samir Flores Soberanes was murdered at his front door February
  • 21 Feb 2019- 09:06 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Bloomberg News Mexico’s national oil company, Petroleos Mexicanos, got the go-ahead to use hydraulic fracturing for up to eight exploratory wells to tap into the country’s natural gas reserves, raising the question of whether further use of the
  • 16 Nov 2018- 13:31 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY UrduPoint Illegal armed groups have damaged Colombia's second largest oil pipeline of Cano-Limon Covenas, the Colombian Ecopetrol energy giant said late on Tuesday. As a result, three channels in the northwestern province of Arauca have been
  • 27 Mar 2018- 08:56 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY WTOP Mexico is pledging to spend $4.3 million to clean the Tijuana river channel after two California cities sued a U.S. agency over the decades-old problem of sewage fouling U.S. wetlands and beaches. Climate Pollution Sanitation, Hygiene &
  • 12 Jul 2016- 09:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE “Groundwater contamination is the biggest threat to humanity,” Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize Winner and Professor John Cherry stated categorically in his address to delegates at Singapore International Water Week. “We are in the middle of a water
  • 12 Jul 2016- 09:30 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY teleSUR While nearly 14 million Mexicans do not have taps in their home, transnational mining corporations suck up billions of gallons of the precious resource. Over 400 mines in Mexico use enough water to meet the annual needs of 3.2 million
  • 29 Mar 2016- 08:39 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mexico News Daily Water storage reservoirs in Mexico City, intended to prevent flooding, serve a dual purpose: for many residents they are garbage dumps. Delfino Hernández of the Autonomous Metropolitan University said conditions could lead to an
  • 25 Jan 2016- 08:24 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mexico News Daily Oil and gas thieves have plenty of Pemex pipelines to choose from, but transporting the stolen fuel is another issue. So in Puebla they’ve identified a ready supply of suitable vehicles: water trucks. Access Innovation,
  • 8 Dec 2015- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico's Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection (PROFEPA) and the National Water Commission (Conagua) have shut down 27 businesses for "pollutant discharges and inadequate management of dangerous residues” into the
  • 3 Dec 2015- 08:38 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mexico Daily News The Geosciences Center (CGeo) at National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) has found that the concentrations of arsenic and fluoride in the Lerma-Chapala aquifer have doubled during the last 14 years, and underground water
  • 10 Sep 2015- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico In the last two weeks the director of Mexico’s National Water Commission (Conagua), Roberto Ramirez de la Parra, has met with representatives from three different countries and signed agreements to jointly address a variety of water
  • 14 Aug 2015- 08:04 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Associated Press The Mexican government said that the toxic wastewater currently surging downstream through the southwestern United States poses no threat to the country. Corporate Risk Disasters Environment Pollution Transnational Issues Water
  • 13 May 2015- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Members of Mexico’s Yaqui tribe this week set out on a “National Caravan for Water, Land, Work and Life,” which will converge on the capital, Mexico City, on May 22nd. The Yaquis, supported by unions and civil society groups, are

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