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  1. US President Trump Is "A Great Environmentalist"

    12 Sep 2020- 10:30 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The New York Times President Trump, who has vowed to exit the Paris Agreement on climate change, loosened restrictions on toxic air pollution, rolled back clean water protections and removed climate c ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:42

  2. Malaysia: Corruption Investigation Launched Over Pollution Incident

    12 Sep 2020- 10:19 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR Channel News Asia The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has begun investigations into the Sungai Gong pollution which led to over 1.2 million users in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor facing water c ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:40

  3. Vietnam PM Emphasises Clean Water Supply Processes

    12 Sep 2020- 10:38 by Local Press Report HANOI Vietnam Plus Water sources, water supply works and clean water production, transmission and supply processes must be strictly and continuously monitored to ensure clean water provided for people's daily ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:37

  4. English Water Companies Challenged By Government To Accelerate Investment

    12 Sep 2020- 10:34 by Local Press Report LONDON Government of the United Kingdom The chief executives of fifteen water companies met today (8 September) with Environment Minister Rebecca Pow, who challenged them to do more to protect the environment and s ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:33

  5. Punk Rock Singer's Campaign For Clean English Rivers

    10 Sep 2020- 05:50 by Local Press Report LONDON BBC News Singer Feargal Sharkey has criticised a water company for "dumping" thousands of hours' worth of sewage in a river. The former Undertones front man, a "life-long fly fisherman&qu ...

    Local Press Report - 09/10/2020 - 05:50

  6. Yemen Water Wells At Risk As Stricken Oil Tanker Remains Unattended

    3 Sep 2020- 16:46 by Local Press Report RIYADH Asharq AL-awsat The SAFER Exploration & Production Operations Company (SEPOC), which owns the derelict Safer oil tanker that is anchored off Hodeidah’s coastline, confirmed the need to discharge the oil o ...

    Local Press Report - 09/03/2020 - 16:46

  7. Microplastics In Chennai Drinking Water System

    3 Sep 2020- 16:23 by Local Press Report CHENNAI The Times of India Microplastics, which escape Metro water’s filtering system, could end up in drinking water at Chennai homes as these particles of less than 5mm have been found in considerable quantities a ...

    Local Press Report - 09/03/2020 - 16:25

  8. Vast Amounts Of Blue Jeans Microfibre Pollution

    3 Sep 2020- 16:22 by Local Press Report TORONTO New Scientist They may be a comfortable, convenient choice for those working at home, but blue jeans could be harming the planet. Microfibres of indigo denim have been discovered in vast quantities in water ...

    Local Press Report - 09/03/2020 - 16:22

  9. The Global Water Hyacinth Challenge

    3 Sep 2020- 16:42 by Local Press Report PUEBLA NASA Earth Observatory The Valsequillo reservoir, located south of the Puebla municipality in central Mexico, was once filled with clear water; now nearly half of its surface is covered with clumps of water h ...

    Local Press Report - 09/03/2020 - 16:42

  10. Punjab State Will Use Treated Water For Irrigation

    2 Sep 2020- 09:44 by Local Press Report LUDHIANA The Times of India For putting to use the treated water that will come out of come out of common effluent treatment plants (CETPs) after passing through dyeing units, the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPC ...

    Local Press Report - 09/02/2020 - 09:46

  11. Central Asia's Residual Uranium Waste Problem

    2 Sep 2020- 09:43 by Local Press Report MAILUU-SUU The Third Pole Political tensions between countries in Central Asia have intensified since the collapse of the Soviet Union. Along with border conflicts and water disputes, problems have arisen from resid ...

    Local Press Report - 09/02/2020 - 09:43

  12. UK Government Enhances Protection Of Water Resources From Mine Waste

    2 Sep 2020- 09:43 by Local Press Report LONDON Government of the United Kingdom As part of our programme of work to protect and enhance the environment, the Coal Authority is pleased to welcome new contractors onto our latest 4-year framework to help desi ...

    Local Press Report - 09/02/2020 - 09:46

  13. "Superman's Not Coming": Erin Brockovich's New Book Takes On US Water Challenges

    31 Aug 2020- 11:27 by Local Press Report LOS ANGELES CA USA Today Erin Brockovich's new book is about the water that comes from our taps, but it's also about the power that comes from ourselves. Brockovich's new book, "Superman's ...

    Local Press Report - 08/31/2020 - 11:27

  14. Contaminated Water Sickens Nearly 500 People In Eastern China

    24 Aug 2020- 11:17 by Local Press Report SHANGHAI South China Morning Post Hundreds of people in eastern China have been infected with bacteria which can cause dysentery after drinking contaminated water, state media said Monday, prompting the closure of ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2020 - 11:20

  15. Coronavirus Origins: Wastewater Testing Suggests First Europe Cases Appeared Before Wuhan Outbreak

    20 Aug 2020- 08:29 by Local Press Report BANGOR Dark Daily Clinical laboratory tests for the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus can identify COVID-19 cases in individuals. But in multiple countries, researchers have tested untreated sewage for remnants of the pathoge ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2020 - 08:45

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