HCM City was able to reach four of its 16 goals in pollution reduction as part of its 2016-2020 programme to reduce pollution, according to city authorities speaking at a conference held on Friday in the city.
Hundreds of households living along Khe Cạn Channel in central Đà Nẵng City have been complaining about the foul odour emitting from the polluted canal.
The municipal authorities of Hà Nội put plans in motion to control poultry and cattle slaughter activities by setting up modern industrial-scale houses last year.
In a business-as-usual scenario, world’s ocean could contain one tonne of plastic for every three tonnes of fish by 2025, and by 2050, more plastic than fish [by weight].
The HCM City Department of Natural Resources and Environment is seeking investment for waste treatment facilities to be located in Củ Chi District.
HCM City is now treating hazardous medical and industrial waste by high-tech methods at two plants,, but by 2020 the city will need additional plant capacity as well as more private investment when public funding runs out.
The Hải Hà District Police in the northern province of Quảng Ninh on Thursday caught two men discharging 2,000 litres of untreated waste water into a paddy field in Quảng Phong Commune, Hải Hà District.
Dương Đông, the largest river that supplies water for Phú Quốc Island in southern Kiên Giang Province, is polluted with garbage and waste water.
Đàm Tiến Thắng, deputy director of Hà Nội Department of Industry and Commerce talks to the newspaper Hà Nội Mới (New Hà Nội) about the city’s plan to modernise its industry
Hundreds of thousands of hectares of crops in the north of the country are being watered with polluted water.