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  1. Three Billion Will Live In Conditions "Unsuitably Hot" For Humans

    12 May 2020- 13:25 by Staff- Water Diplomat NANJING, China New research indicates that in the next 50 years, depending on global warming and population growth, as many as three billion people will be living in climate conditions that are considered unsuit ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:13

  2. Nanjing Protects Yangtze With New Factory Effluent Regulation

    16 Mar 2018- 09:32 by Local Press Report NANJING Global Times A new regulation on the environment protection of Yangtze River bank will go into effect on April 10 in the city of Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province. According to the regu ...

    Local Press Report - 03/16/2018 - 09:32

  3. 9 Charged Over Yangtze Toxic Waste Dumping

    19 Sep 2017- 09:49 by Local Press Report NANJING Xinhuanet News Nine people have been charged for dumping 35,000 tonnes of garbage, about 20,000 tonnes of which contaminated a section of the Yangtze River near Shanghai. The Taicang government and a distri ...

    Local Press Report - 09/19/2017 - 09:49

  4. Chinese Researchers Achieve Zero-Waste Discharge Paper Plants

    20 May 2015- 10:15 by Local Press Report NANJING Xinhua Chinese researchers have achieved the breakthroughs necessary for zero waste paper plants, significant for environmental protection. Xu Nanping of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, told Xinhua that ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2015 - 10:15

  5. US, Chinese Organizations Team Up for New Laboratory on Global Water

    25 Sep 2014- 10:55 by Local Press Report LAS VEGAS, NV Water World In an effort to address global water pollution and supply issues, the Desert Research Institute (DRI) and the Nevada Center of Excellence have partnered with China's Hohai University, ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2014 - 10:55

  6. Local NGO Urges Chinese Government to Make Water Quality Information Public

    3 Jul 2013- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NANJING, China Local civil action group Nanjing Citizens Under Heaven this week called on the ruling Chinese Communist Party to make water quality information available to the public. The call comes one year af ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/04/2013 - 16:13

  7. Chinese Cities, Companies Turn to Reclaimed Water

    A growing number of cities and corporations in China are looking into using reclaimed water, often urban wastewater that is treated for either industrial purposes or landscape irrigation, to meet freshwater needs and boost green initiatives. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:12

  8. Beijing Water Supply Threatened by Upriver Garbage

    A 23,000-square meter trash heap in Henan province is leaching garbage into a river that feeds Yangzhuang reservoir every time heavy rains hit the region. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:12

  9. China Acknowledges Pollution-Linked “Cancer Villages”

    The Chinese government has finally admitted to the existence of “cancer villages,” where decades of land, water and air pollution has caused the rates of cancer to be exponentially higher than they should be. The villages are typically located next to fac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:13

  10. China to Spend $850 Billion on Water Pollution Cleanup

    21 Feb 2013- 09:33 by Local Press Report BEIJING Reuters China aims to spend $850 billion USD to improve filthy water supplies over the next decade, but even such huge outlays may do little to reverse damage caused by decades of pollution and overuse in B ...

    Local Press Report - 02/21/2013 - 10:32

  11. BASF Starts Water Treatment Chemical Production in China

    Global chemical maker BASF announced this week that it has completed facilities to produce water treatment and paper manufacturing chemicals at the Nanjing Chemical Industry Park in Nanjing, China. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/20/2012 - 08:00

  12. Textile Companies in China Called Out for Poor Pollution Records


    Local Press Report - 10/10/2012 - 10:03

  13. China's Nanjing City Creates Emergency Water Supply


    Local Press Report - 07/05/2012 - 10:48

  14. South Korean Ship Detained Over Phenol Spill in Yangtze River

    15 Feb 2012- 07:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NANJING, China China’s Wuhan Maritime Court on February 11 ordered the detention of South Korean cargo ship Gloria, which allegedly spilled phenol into the Yangtze River.  Bail for crew members was set at $3.3 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:16

  15. Shrinking Lake Threatens Water Supply

    17 Jan 2012- 11:04 by Local Press Report NANKING Xinhua (China) The severe drought that has caused China’s Poyang Lake to dry up threatens water supply for 120,000 residents near the lake. The water-surface area of Poyang Lake in east Jinagxi province shr ...

    Local Press Report - 05/21/2013 - 22:31