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  1. Brumadinho Dam Disaster: Criminal Charges Imminent

    18 Sep 2019- 07:21 by Local Press Report SAO PAULO The Wall Street Journal Brazilian police are set to announce the first criminal charges against employees of mining giant Vale SA and German safety inspector TÜV SÜD as early as this week over the deadly ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2019 - 07:25

  2. Ninety US Army Posts Have Contaminated Drinking Water

    12 Sep 2019- 13:11 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Military Times As a Pentagon task force looks into unsafe drinking water on its installations, a new list of Army posts has been added to the roster of bases where per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2019 - 13:38

  3. Be Careful How You Dunk Your Gods

    9 Sep 2019- 05:37 by Local Press Report MUMBAI My Nation Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged people to work towards preventing water pollution during the immersion of Ganesh idols by ensuring that plastic and other waste does not go into sea. T ...

    Local Press Report - 09/09/2019 - 05:37

  4. Is It Really OK For Immigrants To Drink Toilet Water?

    9 Sep 2019- 05:38 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Huffington Post Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) drew widespread ire on Wednesday after he tweeted a video of himself drinking from a fountain attached to a toilet in a bid to show conditions inside migrant de ...

    Local Press Report - 09/09/2019 - 05:43

  5. Don't Fetch!

    18 Aug 2019- 06:12 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY The New York Times Dog owners have reported this summer that their pets became fatally ill after swimming in freshwater lakes and ponds, apparently after ingesting water laden with toxic blue-green alga ...

    Local Press Report - 08/18/2019 - 06:12

  6. New Coca-Cola Plastics Initiative

    18 Aug 2019- 06:14 by Local Press Report ATLANTA GA Edie The Coca-Cola Company has unveiled a string of updates to the packaging used across its Dasani water brand, in a bid to minimise its plastic footprint. The new packaging formats include recyclable a ...

    Local Press Report - 08/18/2019 - 06:14

  7. Waterborne Disease "Timebomb" Warning For Kwekwe, Zimbabwe

    13 Aug 2019- 07:53 by Local Press Report KWEKWE New Zimbabwe The current power shortages bedeviling the country could trigger fresh waterborne disease outbreaks with Kwekwe now sitting on a time bomb, a senior official in the Midlands city has warned. Add ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2019 - 07:53

  8. Mass Fish Death Reported In Contaminated Ukraine Reservoir

    13 Aug 2019- 04:57 by Local Press Report KYIV UNIAN Residents of Russia-occupied Donetsk report on social networks about a mass death of fish in the Kalmius River because of possible water contamination. The so-called "Health Ministry" of the &q ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2019 - 04:57

  9. Fukushima Radioactive Water Storage Capacity Will Hit Limit In 2022

    13 Aug 2019- 04:46 by Local Press Report TOKYO The Japan Times Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. has found that treated water from the meltdown-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant is expected to reach full storage capacity by around the summe ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2019 - 05:00

  10. South Korea: Police Questions City Officials Over Contaminated Tap Water

    2 Aug 2019- 11:12 by Local Press Report INCHEON The Korea Herald Police said Wednesday they had called in Incheon city officials for questioning in connection with the reddish tap water problem that has swept through parts of the city over the past few mo ...

    Local Press Report - 08/02/2019 - 11:12

  11. US Prez Candidate Says Flint Water Crisis Is "Tip Of The Iceberg"

    2 Aug 2019- 11:10 by Local Press Report DETROIT MI M Live Moderators at the debate pulled a question from a Michigan voter, who asked what the candidates would do to make sure another Flint water crisis doesn’t happen again. Presidential hopeful Marianne ...

    Local Press Report - 08/02/2019 - 11:10

  12. China: Party Chief Urges Enforcement Of Water Pollution Controls

    30 Jul 2019- 11:02 by Local Press Report BEIJING XinhuaNet Wang Chen, vice chairman of the National People's Congress (NPC) Standing Committee, on Monday called for thorough law enforcement to protect water resources. Through the inspection, relevant ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2019 - 11:02

  13. Multiple Threats To Humans From Mining Waste in Chile

    25 Jul 2019- 08:06 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO AFP From the sky, the glistening emerald ponds of northern Chile are almost beautiful, but closer to the ground they harbor an ugly and dangerous secret: the reservoirs, filled with toxic waste from the co ...

    Local Press Report - 07/25/2019 - 08:06

  14. Diesel Pollution Forces Water Supply Cuts In Malaysia's Klang Valley

    22 Jul 2019- 08:02 by Local Press Report PETALING JAYA The Straits Times A diesel pollutant detected in Sungai Selangor in the Malaysian state of Selangor forced the shutdown of four water treatment plants on Sunday (July 21), affecting consumers in the K ...

    Local Press Report - 07/22/2019 - 08:02

  15. Radioactive Paris Tap Water Is "Fake News"

    22 Jul 2019- 08:01 by Local Press Report PARIS The Guardian As France faces a scorching new heatwave this week, Paris authorities have urged residents to keep calm and carry on drinking tap water after rumours spread that the capital’s water supplies had ...

    Local Press Report - 07/23/2019 - 14:22

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