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Water case should be heard

Five Lanzhou citizens are trying to sue the Veolia Water Corporation for failing to guarantee water quality and providing unhealthy tap water to residents in Lanzhou due to the benzene contamination. However, on Monday, Lanzhou Intermediate People's ... CHINAdaily, 6 hours ago

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A Thirsty Billion: High Toxic Risk In China's Water System

LANZHOU — Over the last few days, panic has been spreading about the drinking water in Lanzhou, the capital city of the northwest Gansu Province. The water contains dangerously high levels ofbenzene, a cancer-causing substance. Television reports ...
 Worldcrunch17 hours ago

China Blames Veolia Water for Tap Water Pollution, Radio Says

China's northern city of Lanzhou blamed Veolia Water SA for inadequate safety supervision after the water supply to 2.4 million people was found to have been contaminated following the leak of an oil pipeline, China National Radio reported. The ...
 BusinessWeek22 hours ago

Lanzhou Huanghe Enterprise issues FY 2014 Q1 net profit outlook

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 Reuters1 day ago Lanzhou Sanmao Industrial issues FY 2014 Q1 net profit outlook  Reuters UK1 day ago Xinhua China news advisory -- April 16  Individual.com2 days ago XINHUA - Xinhua China news advisory -- April 15  Namibia Press Agency3 days ago

Lanzhou to explore second water source

LANZHOU, April 15 (Xinhua) -- Local authorities of Lanzhou City in southwest China's Gansu Province admitted on Tuesday afternoon a lack of regulatory supervision led to a tap water crisis, and pledged to find a second water source for the city as ...
 Xinhua News Agency2 days ago Oil leak blamed for water contamination  Water Environment Federation1 day ago VEOLIA ENVIRONNEMENT : Excessive benzene found in NW China tap water  4 Traders1 day ago Lanzhou tap water back to safe  CNC World1 day ago
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Fury in China after oil leak causes toxic tap water

Residents of Lanzhou rushed to buy mineral water after the city's water supply was contaminated. An oil leak last Thursday caused an increase in the benzene levels in the drinking water of Lanzhou, a city in northwestern China. Since benzene is a ...
 The Observers2 days ago Water supply resumes in Lanzhou after oil leak  CNTV3 days ago In China, a city's water, poisoned  Marketplace3 days ago City Says Water Meets Safety Standards, But Residents Remain Cautious  Gnom.es3 days ago

Benzene spill highlights China's pollution woes

By Adam Minter On Friday the government of Lanzhou, China, informed its 3.6 million residents that their drinking water would be carcinogenic for the next 24 hours. Benzene, a chemical used in plastics manufacture, was the immediate cause, but ...
 Qatar Peninsula2 days ago If You Thought China's Air Was Bad, Try the Water  Bloomberg3 days ago

Parents put kindergartens to the test

Updated: 2014-04-09 07:19 By Wang Hongyi (China Daily) Children from Litian Kindergarten in Lanzhou, Gansu province, undergo medical checks after allegations that members of staff gave students prescription drugs without parental permission ...
 CHINAdaily1 week ago NATIONAL HEALTH PARTNERS : Parents put kindergartens to the test  4 Traders1 week ago


zì lái shuǐ wū rǎn tap water contamination As local authorities in Lanzhou, Gansu province, continued to investigate the city's tap water contamination, experts and local residents have raised questions over the delayed response and lack ...
 Ecns.cn1 day ago Toxic water should not poison gov't credibility  China Economic Net3 days ago Lanzhou tainted water  CHINAdaily4 days ago Response to tainted water raises concerns  Water Environment Federation4 days ago

Lanzhou admits to problems in water supply

The recent contamination of tap water in Lanzhou, the capital of Gansu province, has exposed weaknesses in the city's management, especially its failure to supervise Lanzhou Veolia Water Co, the main supplier of water to the city, according to a ...
 CHINAdaily2 days ago
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