Environmental Protection Bureau

December 15, 20113 Comments

Photos: Chinese river turns bloody from pollution from dyehouses

From Caijing and QQ Hearing about water pollution is one thing; seeing it in its true colors is another. To residents on the lower reach of Jian River in Luoyang, Henan province, the sight of their drinking water source taking on a bloody color signifies the doomsday. After the reporter traced the red color river [...]

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December 3, 201113 Comments

Photos: Smog-shrouded China denies citizens right to know pollutant measurements (Updated)

Photos from Sina and Beijing News Updated: On December 4, Beijing’s PM 2.5 reading soared to 522, or “beyond index” on the scale of 500. We’ve added at the bottom of this post Chinese netizens’ comments on this, as well as those on Beijing’s EPB’s refusal to release information as per the request of our [...]

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