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  • 7 Dec 2009- 13:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONROVIA, Liberia The Liberian government's inter-ministerial team, established to investigate water pollution by the country's largest rubber company, said last month that the firm is guilty of polluting water bodies with a chemical called
  • 25 May 2009- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONROVIA, Liberia L ocal residents near Liberia's Firestone Natural Rubber Company claimed that the company is polluting drinking water sources in their communities with processed rubber dumped into a nearby river. The residents complained about
  • 19 Jan 2009- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONROVIA, Liberia The Liberian government's priority in 2009 is cleaning up major water bodies and waterfalls that have been used as waste disposal sites, the country's Minister of Lands, Mines and Energy told OOSKANews. "In fact, we are
  • 5 Jan 2009- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONROVIA, Liberia Liberia has announced that it is now regulating international and local nongovernmental organizations operating in the country's water sector, after recent study findings indicated a lack of coordination in the water service sector