A polluted river in the eastern province of Zhejiang. Photo: AP A polluted river in the eastern province of Zhejiang. Photo: AP
A polluted river in the eastern province of Zhejiang. Photo: AP
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Nearly 100 million Chinese people supplied drinking water with ‘unsafe’ levels of toxic chemicals

  • Researchers from Tsinghua University found that levels of per and polyfluoroalkyls in 16 cities exceeded contamination limits used in the US
  • Some of the most toxic chemicals found have been linked to health problems such as kidney and liver cancer

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A polluted river in the eastern province of Zhejiang. Photo: AP A polluted river in the eastern province of Zhejiang. Photo: AP
A polluted river in the eastern province of Zhejiang. Photo: AP
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