75 percent of waste in the city is buried while landfill space is running out
Many have feared that the factory will pollute a major river and contaminate seafood
Says technology is appropriate for the city since waste does not have to be sorted
Ha Tinh fishermen have found a pipe from a Taiwanese-invested steel plant directly dumping waste into the sea, a...
The company says the facility could treat 5,000 metric tons of waste every day
Untreated waste has become a big problem on Vietnam's largest island, where tourism continues to boom
Only 290 of the 530 boats here have installed onboard treatment equipment and the deadline is Saturday (October 31)
The region discharges more than 600,000 tons of waste annually but it lacks modern treatment facilities
It claimed its plans to build an incinerator were scuttled by authorities' refusal to approve design
The hospital admitted to disposing of only 6 tons, but officials say the amount is 10 times higher
Among the 6 tons of waste are placentas, used needles and blood tubes
Hitachi Zosen says some of the waste can be used to generate electricity
Emissions from a Ho Chi Minh City's plant are 5,000 times above the safe limit
The toxic pollution discharged from its steel complex has harmed the livelihoods of more than 200,000 people
The main target will be firms that discharge 200 cubic meters of wastewater or more a day into seas and...