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The Effect of Water Pollution in Life

All of us know that how much fresh water is important for us to lead a healthy life. But millions of people are deprived of it on the earth surface. 528 more words

Life / Environment

Colombia: Medellin promotes citizen efforts to reduce industrial contamination

Colombian city Medellin’s municipal government is working with civilian groups to identify irregular industrial wastewater discharges and force the companies responsible to treat their wastewater, an official from the municipal planning division told BNamericas. 166 more words

Wastewater Management

Philippines: ADB, Manila Water to Conduct Study to Restore Pasig River to Full Health

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Manila Water Company Inc. are funding an assessment of the wastewater and sanitation needs along the eastern side of the Pasig River, Manila’s polluted main waterway. 120 more words

East Asia & Pacific

Egypt: fishing in the sewer

Pollution and overfishing have decimated Nile fish stocks.

The vast majority of Egypt’s 80 million inhabitants live along the banks of the Nile. The river, which enters the country near the southern city of Aswan, flows 1,300 kilometres before emptying into the Mediterranean Sea near Alexandria. 662 more words

Sanitation And Health

Articles on Water Pollution

Articles on Water Pollution

Water pollution is a very serious problem.  When the water supplies become polluted or contaminated with foreign matters and toxic chemicals and substances it affects not only humans, but animals, fish and aquatic organisms as well.  46 more words

Marine Pollution