Untreated waste has become a big problem on Vietnam's largest island, where tourism continues to boom
75 percent of waste in the city is buried while landfill space is running out
Says technology is appropriate for the city since waste does not have to be sorted
The waste is carried in the same sewer system for storm water, which empties straight into the sea
The reporters were trying to expose the apparently illegal moving and dumping of 145 tons of waste
The muddy waste dug up from a farm in Ha Tinh Province is being tested
A representative for the steel plant said the dry waste was non-toxic, but it had been improperly dumped by a...
Ha Tinh fishermen have found a pipe from a Taiwanese-invested steel plant directly dumping waste into the sea, a...
Dozens of farming households together lost $800,000 from the fish deaths, and authorities have identified untreated waste as the...
The United States and China contributed most to record mountains of electronic waste
Media reports say buyers recycle some of the waste into spoons and cups
The crime has been going on possibly for years and the police only recently began a probe after local residents...
"It's very clear they fire aimlessly and collect the shell casings for copper and sell them."
The company says the facility could treat 5,000 metric tons of waste every day
Many have feared that the factory will pollute a major river and contaminate seafood