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An American in China

Toxic Water in China-5000 metric Tons of Pollution

Posted by w_thames_the_d on August 24, 2011

China has sever water issues and the locals seem to care little, or care more about pocketing and extra penny. In Yunan China, a place battling with insufficient and poor quality water, a company allegedly dumped 5000 metric tons of contaminated waste near a major reservoir that
feeds tens of millions of people.
Five suspects were taken into custody and we can only hope they don’t pay their way out of this one….story here

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