Tag Archives: Water

China hails improved water quality, but some rivers more polluted

FILE PHOTO: Bottles of polluted water from Xiaohaotu county, Yulin of Shaanxi province, are displayed in a mini van at a roaming exhibition art project by Chinese performance artist “Nut Brother”, in Beijing 798 art area, China July 12, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s surface water quality improved in 2018, with more samples… Read More »

Shock tap water health warning

Australian households have been officially advised to run their taps for at least 30 seconds in the morning amid fears of lead poisoning from plumbing products. The alert was issued in July by enHealth — a standing committee representing federal, state and territory health departments, the National Health and Medical Research Council and the New… Read More »