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  1. Niger Delta Development Commission: Activist Demands Reputable Audit

    27 Jan 2021- 12:48 by Local Press Report ABUJA The Guardian (Nigeria) Human and environmental rights activist, Ann-Kio Briggs, has stated that Niger Delta stakeholders demanded engagement of a reputable audit firm for the Niger Delta Development Commissio ...

    Local Press Report - 01/27/2021 - 12:48

  2. Flint Water Scandal: Michigan’s Ex-Governor Charged with Neglect of Duty

    26 Jan 2021- 14:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FLINT MI, United States The former Governor of the US State of Michigan is among a group of 9 defendants facing criminal charges following a new investigation into the Flint water scandal. Rick Synder, along w ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/26/2021 - 14:54

  3. England Plans To Reduce Sewage Pollution Of Rivers And Coasts

    25 Jan 2021- 08:14 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian The environment secretary, George Eustice, has made a commitment to reducing releases of raw sewage by water companies into rivers and coastal waters. Eustice said there was “still too much reli ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2021 - 08:14

  4. Colombia's "Cocaine Hippos" Hit New High

    25 Jan 2021- 08:15 by Local Press Report BOGOTA Daily Dot Do you need to be worried? Are the hippos OK? The hippos are fine: In fact, their numbers have exploded in Colombia thanks to aggressive breeding over the last 30 years. But they're now posing ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2021 - 08:32

  5. Multi-Billion USD Funding Announced for Sahel Great Green Wall Project

    21 Jan 2021- 10:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France In a January announcement at the the "One Planet Summit" for biodiversity, President of France Emmanuel Macron committed to a $14 Billion USD grant to scale up work on the Great Green W ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2021 - 10:30

  6. India Supreme Court Addresses Yamuna River Pollution

    18 Jan 2021- 08:21 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Business Insider India The Supreme Court on Wednesday said pollution-free water forms a basic right under the constitutional framework as it took suo moto cognisance of the issue of contamination of river ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2021 - 08:21

  7. Snyder Charged Over Flint Water Crisis Neglect

    18 Jan 2021- 08:16 by Local Press Report LANSING MI CNN Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and former Flint Public Works director Howard Croft were each charged Wednesday with two counts of willful neglect of duty as part of an investigation into the Flint ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2021 - 08:37

  8. How Flint Water Scandal Impacts COVID Vaccine Mindsets

    18 Jan 2021- 08:41 by Local Press Report DETROIT MI NBC News In the weeks since the arrival of the first Covid-19 vaccines, the Rev. Dr. Sarah Bailey has been fielding calls from friends and neighbors in Flint. The people reaching out to Bailey aren' ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2021 - 08:41

  9. China's PFAS Problem

    18 Jan 2021- 08:21 by Local Press Report BEIJING SciTech Daily Drinking water in several cities and regions in China contains high levels of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs), according to a new study. The findings, from a team of rese ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2021 - 08:21

  10. The Lake Is Alive With The Sound Of Music

    18 Jan 2021- 08:20 by Local Press Report ST MORITZ Swiss Info Surrounded by snowy mountains, Lake Sils is the biggest lake in the Engadine Valley in the Swiss Alps. The lake surface of four square kilometres is currently covered with a 18cm of ice, and th ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2021 - 08:20

  11. Myanmar Villagers Demand Closure Of Polluting Fertiliser Factory

    11 Jan 2021- 12:25 by Local Press Report YANGON Myanmar NOW Residents of two villages in Yangon region’s Twante township met with representatives of a nearby fertilizer factory and government officials last week to demand the closure of the foul-smelling ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2021 - 12:25

  12. New Technology For Extracting Lithium

    11 Jan 2021- 12:24 by Local Press Report LEEUWARDEN Innovation Origins Water is becoming increasingly prominent as a source of all kinds of precious substances such as lithium, phosphorus, nitrogen and potassium. Lithium is especially important. This subs ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2021 - 12:24

  13. Israel Desal Technology For Bahrain

    11 Jan 2021- 12:22 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Israel Hayom Israel's national water company, Mekorot, is on the verge of signing its first deal to provide Bahrain with desalination technology for brackish water. Although the company did not releas ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2021 - 12:22

  14. Ethanol Producer Pollutes Nebraska Water, Soil

    11 Jan 2021- 12:20 by Local Press Report MEAD NE The Guardian AltEn, an ethanol producer in Mead, Nebraska, has been accumulating thousands of pounds of a smelly, lime-green mash of fermented grains, distributing some to farm fields as a “soil conditioner ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2021 - 12:20

  15. Lawsuit Seeks To Halt Canada-US Oil Pipeline Over Water Pollution Risk

    13 Jan 2021- 11:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent St Paul MN, United States Last month, opponents of Canadian pipeline company Enbridge’s new $2.6bn Line 3 Canada-US oil pipeline replacement project have filed a lawsuit to halt construction following concerns ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2021 - 11:35

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