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  1. Croatia's Sava River Faces Pharmaceutical Pollution Crisis

    29 Jan 2020- 05:40 by Local Press Report ZAGREB Balkan Insight Warnings of deadly superbugs in Croatia’s biggest river raise serious questions about antibiotic pollution from drug production. Pharmaceutical pollution has been traced to the coutry's l ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:41

  2. Croatia PM Defends Reaction to Major Hydrocarbon Spill Incident

    6 Apr 2018- 08:03 by Local Press Report ZAGREB Total Croatia News Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Thursday that the government had reacted promptly to the environmental disaster in Slavonski Brod and that an investigation would show how water in t ...

    Local Press Report - 04/06/2018 - 08:03

  3. Croatian Army Called In As City Battles Hydrocarbon Pollution of Drinking Water

    2 Apr 2018- 09:28 by Local Press Report ZAGREB Total Croatia News The people of Slavonski Brod and the surrounding municipalities who get water from the local supply plant were left without drinking water on Saturday as it was established that it is pollu ...

    Local Press Report - 04/02/2018 - 09:28

  4. Auditors Will Examine EU Strategy to Combat Desertification

    1 Feb 2018- 06:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg The European Court of Auditors (ECA) is conducting an audit on the European Union’s (EU) strategic framework for combating desertification to examine whether risk of desertification in EU ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/01/2018 - 06:34

  5. Croatian Island Festival Postponed Due to Power, Water Failure

    29 Jul 2016- 09:17 by Local Press Report OBONJAN The Guardian A six-week music and wellbeing festival on the Croatian island of Obonjan, touted as the first of its kind, has been postponed on its inaugural day due to a power and water failure. Access Poli ...

    Local Press Report - 07/29/2016 - 09:17

  6. Floods Disrupt Water Services in Romania, Serbia

    22 Sep 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Floods last week disrupted water supply to residents in southwestern Romania’s Mehedinti, Timis and Caras Severin counties, as well as in neighboring Serbia and Croatia. At least one person ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/22/2014 - 10:00

  7. Balkan Flood Damage Estimated at $4.1 Billion

    3 Jun 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BELGRADE, Serbia The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said last week that the floods that have devastated Serbia and Bosnia and Herzogovina in recent weeks have caused an estimated $4.1 b ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/03/2014 - 10:04

  8. Fracking Poses a Threat to European Water: EP Water Group President

    2 Jan 2014- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STRASBOURG, France Hydraulic fracturing poses a potential threat to European water sources, so European Union member states must ensure that companies exploring for and exploiting shale gas deposits comply with ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/02/2014 - 10:08

  9. Increasing Water Prices in Europe Could Increase Efficiency

    30 Sep 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COPENHAGEN, Denmark Eliminating flat-fee water programs and charging for water based on volume used, would increase the overall price of water, but would also encourage more efficient behavior in both househol ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/19/2015 - 09:14

  10. EBRD Approves Water, Wastewater Contract for Croatia

    19 Jul 2013- 10:12 by Local Press Report RIJEKA European Bank for Reconstruction and Development The EBRD is supporting improvements in the water services of Rijeka, Croatia’s third largest city, with a loan of up to €13 million. The funds will be extende ...

    Local Press Report - 07/19/2013 - 10:12