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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

    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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. 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. ...

  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Heshan decision to abandon uranium plant 'unjustified'

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Post , declining to be named because of his company's policy on media interviews. "The population there seemed a bit dense, and it was a bit close to big urban areas. [Henan is only ...

  6. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Environmental watchdog admits to 'cancer village' phenomenon

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 06:28pm by 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 ...

  7. 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   ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Thick smog closes airports and highways across China

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... 50 flights. At Xinzheng International Airport in Zhengzhou , Henan, nearly 400 flights had been delayed or cancelled over the past two days. ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books - ENVIRONMENT

    Book review: China's Environmental Challenges by Judith Shapiro

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... are concentrated. In Huangmengying in Henan province, out of a population of 2,400, 118 died between 1994 and 2004, half of cancer; 80 per cent of young people are constantly ill. Legal redress ...




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