Chinese Officials Confirm the Existence of Pollution-Choked “Cancer Villages”

February 25, 2013 by  
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After years of public speculation about the impact of pollution  on some areas of the country, the Chinese Ministry of Environment Protection has finally confirmed the existence of “cancer villages.” The environmental ministry published a report that acknowledges the public health threat caused by toxic chemicals and hazardous smog. Chinese officials announced a five-year plan to deal with the harmful effects of air and water pollution. Read the rest of Chinese Officials Confirm the Existence of Pollution-Choked “Cancer Villages” Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: cancer villages , china cancer rates , china cancer villages , china environmental report , china hazardous smog , china health issue , china industrial waste , china pollution , Chinese Ministry of Environment Protection , environmental destruction , pollution-linked cancer , water and air pollution china

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