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  1. News - China - HEALTH

    33 sickened by ammonia gas leak in northwestern China

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 01:29pm by WU NAN

    ... plant suddenly extinguished and then highly concentrated ammonia and hydrogen sulfide gas emitted from the flare tube. The Ningxia Ningdong Energy and Chemical Base Management Committee started ... the concentration of the leaked gases. Finally on the third air-quality test around the plant, no ammonia and hydrogen sulfide gases were detected. Several chemical plants across the mainland have been ...

  2. News - China - HEALTH

    Toxic gas cloud at Honghu factory puts 20 in hospital

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com 20 still in hospital after toxic leak at food plant More than 20 people remained in hospital in Honghu, Hubei province, yesterday after an ammonia leak from a food processing plant left hundreds ill and forced more than 1,000 from their homes. At least three of the victims were in severe condition, including a 32-year-old firefighter who was helping ...

  3. News - World - HEALTH

    Exposure to traffic pollution during pregnancy weakens unborn babies' lungs

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:19am by AFP

    ... the mothers had been exposed to gas, dust or fumes in their jobs while pregnant. Nor was it powered to measure exposure to particulate matter. Seif Shaheen, a professor of respiratory epidemiology ...

  4. News - Asia - HEALTH

    Two Koreas top of global suicide charts, for different reasons

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 05:21am by AGENCIES

    ... the prevalence of suicides by gas poisoning in Japan. Associated Press, The Guardian ...

  5. News - World - HEALTH

    Ebola outbreak will take ‘six months’ to bring under control, says MSF

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 11:13am by AFP

    ... outbreak could severely disrupt its oil and gas industry if international companies are forced to evacuate staff and shut local operations, rating agency Moody’s warned.- ‘Hostility to health ...

  6. News - China - HEALTH

    Maoming officials vow petrochemical plant will be shelved if public opposes it

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 04:13pm by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan adrian.wan@scmp.com Local government adopts conciliatory tone following Sunday's violent clashes against controversial extension to paralxylene plant Following violent demonstrations in Maoming, Guangdong province, against a controversial petrochemical plant, the city’s officials now say the plan will not proceed if most people clearly opposed it. The public’s concern ...

  7. News - World - HEALTH

    Deadly Ebola virus reaches Nigeria as West Africa death toll hits 660

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 01:53pm by AP

    ... assistant inspector general Karrow Kamara said. Police had to use tear gas to stop the crowd from destroying the Kenema Government Hospital, he said. Additional reporting by Bloomberg ...

  8. News - China - HEALTH

    Company at centre of rotten meat scandal promises China division shake-up

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 05:43pm by Daniel Ren, Nectar Gan

    ... meat with fresh produce and then forged production dates before selling the goods to restaurants. Husi's Shanghai plant has been closed down as the investigation continues. A criminal ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    HKUST scientists invent new water purifier

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 04:23am by MICHAEL DE WAAL-MONTGOMERY

    ... plants very clean. But once it goes into piping for distribution, it usually gets contaminated," said Professor Yeung King-lun, of the chemical and biomolecular engineering department. Yeung ...

  10. News - World - HEALTH

    MIT study finds sneezes propel germs much farther than was thought

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 09:53pm by NYT

    ... that sneezes release violent gas clouds with the ability to spread germs farther than previously calculated. Coughs and sneezes release a cloud of invisible gas that extends the range of droplets ... the design of workplaces and hospitals and air circulation on airliners to reduce the chances of illness being transmitted. The idea of sneezes releasing gas clouds makes sense to Sylvia ...




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