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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Chemical plants probe as piles of dead pigs and dogs found in Henan

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 07:24pm by Associated Press and staff reporter

    ... with scores of dogs. A total of 410 pigs and 122 dogs were discovered in homes and at farms this week in a village under the jurisdiction of the city of Yanshi in Henan province, authorities said ... production and help police with a criminal investigation into the incident, according to a Henan provincial news website. No poisonous gases have been found in tests on the air around the village ...

  2. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Beijing on alert as smog sets in

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 04:28am by ZHUNAG PINGHUI

    ... said Tianjin, central and southern Hebei province, northern Shandong province, central and southern Henan province and parts of Shanxi province registered moderately heavy smog. Some parts of Tianjin, Hebei and Henan had heavy smog. The China News Service quoted unidentified meteorologists as saying satellite images revealed numerous fires in rural Hebei and Henan. Smoke was visible ...

  3. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Orange pollution alert raised as Beijing smog reaches 'hazardous' levels

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 02:50pm by Li Jing and Nectar Gan

    ... the pollutants from dispersing, and more were drifting in from neighbouring Hebei, increasing the PM2.5 count in the city. Burn-offs of crop stubble in rural Hebei, Henan and Shandong provinces worsened ...

  4. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Increasing food imports will ease water and energy shortages, environment official says

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 03:46am by Reuters

    ... as industrial and agricultural demand soars. Severe drought and scorching heat had damaged more than a million hectares of farmland in Henan and Inner Mongolia, with no immediate relief in sight, Xinhua ...

  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China says more than 3m hectares of land too polluted to farm

    Posted Dec 30th 2013, 02:00pm by Reuters

    ... he said. This year, inspectors found dangerous levels of cadmium in rice sold in the southern city of Guangzhou. The rice was grown in Henan, a major heavy metal-producing region. China’s ...

  6. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Smog set to lift in eastern China, but experts say solution is a long way off

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 05:15am by Li Jing

    ... in the afternoon, the centre said haze would remain severe in parts of Zhejiang, Jiangsu, Anhui, Shandong, Henan and Hebei provinces until this afternoon. The air quality indexes in nearly 80 cities ...

  7. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Dangerous levels of smog more typical of winter descend on Beijing ahead of national holiday

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... by the World Health Organisation is 20. A satellite image from the National Meteorological Centre showed other northern provinces, including Hebei , Henan and Shanxi , also shrouded in heavy smog. ...

  8. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Environmental watchdog admits to 'cancer village' phenomenon

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 06:28pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao Severe chemical pollution in China’s water systems has caused the spread of “cancer villages”, the country's top environmental watchdog admitted on Wednesday. The Ministry of Environmental Protection published a list of so-called cancer villages on the mainland which included five in Jiangsu and three in Henan. They also mentioned at least one in Taiwan. It also confirmed ...

  9. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Beijing ranks ninth among China's top 10 polluted cities

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 06:19pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Shandong 8 Tangshan Hebei 9 Beijing Beijing 10 Zhengzhou Henan   ...

  10. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Capital ordered to clear the air for NPC and CPPCC meetings

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... and Henan provinces, also made the list released by the Ministry of Environmental Protection on Wednesday. Haikou in Hainan, Fuzhou in Fujian and Zhoushan in Zhejiang had the best air quality last ...




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