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B. 04-14 Asian air pollution strengthens Pacific storms China
04-13 World must end 'dirty' fuel use - UN UN
D. 04-12 China water pollution hits 2.4m Lanzhou, Western China
4. 04-10 Sriracha hot sauce factory declared a public nuisance Irwindale, Southern California
F. 04-01 Fukushima residents cleared to return despite contamination fears Fukushima, Northern Japan
6. 03-26 BP oil leak into Lake Michigan
H. 03-25 Air pollution 'killed seven million' Global
I. 03-16 Car ban to start in polluted Paris Paris
J. 03-15 Pollution prompts Paris car ban Paris

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Asian air pollution strengthens Pacific storms World must end 'dirty' fuel use - UN  A long-awaited UN report on how to curb climate change says the world must rapidly move away from carbon-intensive fuels China water pollution hits 2.4m Fukushima leaks radioactive water   Around 100 tonnes of highly radioactive water have leaked from a storage tank at nuclear plant, operator Tokyo Electric (Tepco) says Fukushima radiation levels '18 times higher' than thought Map of Fukushima Japan
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Sat.   Western China
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2014
Fukushima leaks radioactive water
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2013
Fukushima radiation levels '18 times higher' than thought
Japan raising Fukushima leak alert
China river pig toll nears 6,000
Beijing pollution at hazard level
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Japan to spend $470 million to deal with toxic water
2012
BP reaches $7.8bn oil spill deal
BP reaches $7.8bn oil spill deal
BP reaches $7.8bn oil spill deal
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2011
Japan declares Fukushima stable
NZ ship oil spill 'significant'
Japan disaster now on Chernobyl level
Water radiation millions of times over limit
Radioactive water leak stopped
Radioactive water found outside plant
Reactor core might be leaking
Food products limited from nuclear area
Japan raises threat level at nuclear plant
Water dumped on Japan nuclear plant
Meltdown alert at Japan reactor
Food products limited from nuclear area
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2010
U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
Hungarian sludge reaches Danube
Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says
Muscovites struggle to breathe
BP starts 'static kill' on well
BP says oil has stopped leaking
Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up
US Congress set to grill BP chief
Obama in national address on oil
Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster'
Oil spill after blast on oil rig
Alert over oil leak on Great Barrier Reef
U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says
BP says oil has stopped leaking
US Congress set to grill BP chief
Obama in national address on oil
BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf
Oil spill after blast on oil rig
U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says
BP starts 'static kill' on well
BP says oil has stopped leaking
US Congress set to grill BP chief
Obama in national address on oil
Oil leak was 'greater than estimated'
BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf
Oil spill after blast on oil rig
US Congress set to grill BP chief
Obama in national address on oil
Deepwater Horizon preventer 'faulty'
2007
Tons of oil spill into Yellow Sea
G8 leaders 'agree climate deal'
Warming 'very likely' human-made
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Tons of oil spill into Yellow Sea
G8 leaders 'agree climate deal'
Deal struck at UN climate talks
2006
Warming 'may cause economic chaos'
Study: Earth 'likely' hottest in 2,000 years
Warming 'may cause economic chaos'
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2005
Harbin water supplies cut off
Kyoto Protocol comes into force
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Kyoto Protocol comes into force
2004
Russia 'to ratify climate treaty'
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Russia 'to ratify climate treaty'
2003
233 died in gas disaster
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2002
Tanker sank spilling oil
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Asian air pollution strengthens Pacific storms  Air pollution in China and other Asian countries is having far-reaching impacts on weather patterns across the Northern Hemisphere World must end 'dirty' fuel use - UN


April 2014 ... more > Top ^
Mon.   China
Sun.   UN
  A long-awaited UN report on how to curb climate change says the world must rapidly move away from carbon-intensive fuels
Sat.   Western China China water pollution hits 2.4m   China's biggest oil company has been blamed for water contamination affecting over 2.4 million people in Lanzhou Apr. 10   Southern California Sriracha hot sauce factory declared a public nuisance Apr. 1   Northern Japan Fukushima residents cleared to return despite contamination fears

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Mar. 26   Indiana BP oil leak into Lake Michigan
Mar. 25  Global  Air pollution 'killed seven million' Mar.16  Paris  Car ban to start in polluted Paris Mar.15  Paris  Pollution prompts Paris car ban

February 2014 ... more > Top ^
Feb.24  Northern Japan  Some residents to return home to Fukushima disaster zone Feb.19   Northern Japan   Fukushima leaks radioactive water
Map of Fukushima Japan
  Around 100 tonnes of highly radioactive water have leaked from a storage tank at nuclear plant, operator Tokyo Electric (Tepco) says


January 2014 ... more > Top ^
Jan.16  UN  UN urges action over climate change Jan.15  Beijing  Beijing air pollution at dangerously high levels Jan.10  USA  West Virginia chemical spill creates water warning

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November 2013 ... more > Top ^
Nov.23  Northeast China  Smog descends on NE China, closing roads, airport Nov.19  Global  Greenhouse gases near record 39.6 million tons in 2013 Nov.18  Northern Japan  Fukushima in risky fuel rod removal Nov.14  Global  CO2 causing oceans to acidify at 'unprecedented' rate  Amazon  Brazil says Amazon deforestation rose 28% in a year Nov.9  Beijing  Lung cancer cases soar in Beijing Nov.6  Northern Japan  Japan to remove Fukushima fuel rods

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Oct.23  Beijing  Beijing announces emergency measures amid fog of pollution Oct.22  Northeast China  Airports, schools remain closed as smog blankets Chinese city Oct.15  New Orleans  Ex-Halliburton manager pleads guilty Oct.5  Tokyo  Japan PM seeks overseas help on Fukushima leak Oct.3  Northern Japan  Worker error causes Fukushima leak Oct.2  Northern Japan  New leak at Japan nuke plant due to tank overflow

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Sep.12  Hawaii  US molasses spill sparks shark alert Sep.4   Northern Japan Radiation level spikes further at Fukushima
Sep.3   Northern Japan Japan to spend $470 million to deal with toxic water Sep.1   Northern Japan Fukushima radiation levels '18 times higher' than thought Map of Fukushima Japan
  Radiation levels around Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant are 18 times higher than previously thought, Japanese authorities have warned


August 2013 ... more > Top ^
Aug.27  Northern Japan  Japanese agency labels radioactive leak 'serious' Aug.20   Northern Japan   Japan raising Fukushima leak alert   Japan's nuclear agency wants to raise the severity level of a radioactive water leak at the plant from one to three on an international scal...

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Jul.25  Houston  Halliburton to plead guilty on spill Jul.21  Australia  US jets 'bombed' Great Barrier Reef

March 2013 ... more > Top ^
Mar.12   Shanghai China river pig toll nears 6,000


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Feb.28  Japan  Report outlines Fukushima's radiation toll

January 2013 ... more > Top ^
Jan.12   Beijing Beijing pollution at hazard level


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Oct.2  Australia  Half of coral lost from Barrier Reef Jul.21  Northern Japan  Japan to probe Tepco 'cover-up' Mar.2  Louisiana  BP reaches $7.8bn oil spill deal

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Dec.15   Northern Japan Japan declares Fukushima stable
Dec.10  Japan  Radioactive water leaks in nuclear plant Nov.14  Northern Japan  Japan radiation 'unsafe for farming' Oct.12  New Zealand  'Massive' oil spill clean-up underway Oct.10  New Zealand  Spill NZ 'worst marine disaster'   New Zealand NZ ship oil spill 'significant'   Efforts to recover oil from a ship carrying nearly a half million gallons of heavy fuel that ran aground after striking a reef May.4  Northern Japan  Workers enter Fukushima reactor Apr.17  Northern Japan  Reactors could take 9 months to stop Apr.12   Northern Japan   Japan disaster now on Chernobyl level  Japanese authorities 'provisionally' declared the country's nuclear accident a level-7 event on the international scale for nuclear disasters Apr.11  Japan  Japan raises nuclear crisis level Apr.5   Northern Japan   Radioactive water leak stopped   The leak of highly radioactive water into the Pacific from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has stopped   Northern Japan Water radiation millions of times over limit
  An attempt to plug a leak of highly radioactive water from a nuclear reactor has shown a significant difference, despite the material not setting
 Tokyo Electric: an attempt to plug the leak had shown a 'significant difference,' despite the material not setting as hoped. The company had injected a silica-based polymer, 'liquid glass' to reduce the leak
Apr.4   Northern Japan Japan dumps radioactive water in sea
Mar.29  Northern Japan  Workers scramble to prevent water leak Mar.28   Northern Japan Radioactive water found outside plant Map of Fukushima Japan  Water found in a tunnel at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has alarmingly high radiation readings Mar.26  Northern Japan  Sea radiation 1,250 times normal Mar.25   Northern Japan Reactor core might be leaking   Authorities raised the prospect of a likely breach in the all-important containment vessel of the No. 3 reactor at the stricken nuclear power... Mar.20   Northern Japan Food products limited from nuclear area   Japan slapped restrictions on some food produced in two provinces around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant Mar.18   Northern Japan Japan raises threat level at nuclear plant   Japan's Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency raised the level for the crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant Friday from a 4 to 5 Mar.16   Northern Japan Water dumped on Japan nuclear plant   Helicopters dumped water on and near the Nos. 3 and 4 units at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant to halt the nuclear accident Mar.15   Northern Japan New fire fuels nuclear fears in Japan  Northern Japan  Staff withdrawn from Japan plant Mar.14  Northern Japan  Radiation fears after Japan blast   Northern Japan Meltdown alert at Japan reactor Map of Fukushima Japan  Technicians are battling to stabilise a third reactor at a quake-stricken Japanese nuclear plant, which has been rocked by a second blast in three days. Mar.11  Northern Japan  Radioactive fears rise at Japan plants Feb.17  Antarctica  Japan to bring whaling boats home Feb.14  Ecuador  Huge fine in Amazon pollution case

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Dec.15   Washington U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
Oct.7   Hungary   Hungarian sludge reaches Danube Map of Ajka Hungary  Toxic red sludge from a spill at an industrial plant in Hungary has reached the River Danube Sep.19   Louisiana Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says Aug.6   Moscow Muscovites struggle to breathe Aug.4  Louisiana  Majority of BP spill 'dealt with' Aug.3   Louisiana BP starts 'static kill' on well Jul.24  Louisiana  Oil spill vessels return to site Jul.18  Louisiana  Seepage detected at oil spill site Jul.17  Louisiana  BP oil well 'withstands pressure' Jul.15   Louisiana   BP says oil has stopped leaking  BP says it has temporarily stopped oil flowing into the Gulf of Mexico from its leaking well, the first time the flow has stopped since an explosion Jul.13  Louisiana  BP starting pressure test on well Jul.12  Louisiana  BP installs new sealing cap on leaking well Jul.9  Louisiana  BP in fresh bid to plug oil leak Jun.29   Louisiana Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up Jun.20  Louisiana  BP told rig safety gear 'broke earlier' Jun.16   U.S. Congress US Congress set to grill BP chief Jun.15   Washington Obama in national address on oil Jun.10   Louisiana Oil leak was 'greater than estimated' Jun.4   Louisiana BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf May.30   Washington   Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster'   White House energy adviser Carol Browner: The Gulf of Mexico oil spill is the worst environmental disaster the US has faced May.29  Louisiana  'Top kill' BP operation to halt oil leak fails May.27   Louisiana Work resumes to plug US oil well May.26  Louisiana  BP says 'top kill' plug going to plan May.24  Washington  US toughens talk over Gulf spill May.12   House of Representatives Deepwater Horizon preventer 'faulty' May.8  Louisiana  Setback in oil containment bid May.1  Louisiana  Weather hampers oil slick clean-up Apr.29  Louisiana  Oil reaches coast in US disaster Apr.28  Louisiana  New leak found in Gulf of Mexico oil spill Apr.25  Louisiana  Efforts to stop leak after oil rig explosion Apr.21   Louisiana   Oil spill after blast on oil rig
  A 'catastrophic' explosion aboard an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico engulfed the drilling platform in flames.    At least 11 missing after blast. Massive oil spill is the largest offshore spill in U.S. hist...
Apr.3   Australia Alert over oil leak on Great Barrier Reef


year 2009 Top ^

Sep.20  Ivory Coast  Firm agrees Ivorian waste payouts May.19  Washington  Obama to curb vehicle emissions

year 2007 Top ^

Dec.8  Bali  China leads cuts protests Dec.7  South Korea  Tons of oil spill into Yellow Sea Nov.11  Russia  Russian oil tanker breaks in two Aug.1  USA  Chinese-made toys recalled in US Jun.7   Germany G8 leaders 'agree climate deal'
May.3  Thailand  Deal struck at UN climate talks Feb.1   Paris Warming 'very likely' human-made  Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change: Climatic changes seen around the world are very likely to have a human cause

year 2006 Top ^

Dec.29  Arctic  Ice shelf snaps, breaks free from Arctic Nov.2  Washington  Report: Seafood faces collapse by 2048 Oct.30   London Warming 'may cause economic chaos'
Jun.22  Washington  Study: Earth 'likely' hottest in 2,000 years

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Nov.24  Northeast China  Toxic leak was 100 tonnes Nov.23  Northeast China  Toxic slick flows into Harbin Nov.22   Northeast China Harbin water supplies cut off   Emergency measures are in force amid fears the city's drinking water could be contaminated after an explosion Feb.16   Japan Kyoto Protocol comes into force  The Protocol, which aims to slow global warming, has come into force 7 years after being agreed

year 2004 Top ^

Sep.29   Moscow Russia 'to ratify climate treaty'


year 2003 Top ^

Dec.25   Southern China 233 died in gas disaster


year 2002 Top ^

Nov.19   Spain Tanker sank spilling oil