batteries et piles

Souscrire au flux RSS de cette rubrique

Histoire et composants dans cette catégorie

Article
6 August 2012
+ English - Cacher

Auteur: Halya Coynash, KyivPost

A well-known environmentalist, Volodymyr Honcharenko, has died following a brutal and clearly targeted attack...The attack came four days after a press conference at which Mr Honcharenko warned of a “chemical time bomb” from 180 tons of chemically...

Lire la suite

Article
4 March 2012
+ English - Cacher

Auteur: Koh Gui Qing, Reuters

Lead emission from factories and the natural environment in…Guangdong has poisoned 160 children, Xinhua said…Children…were found to have "elevated" levels of lead in their blood after inhaling lead-contaminated air and eating food tainted with lead...

Lire la suite

Article
25 January 2012
+ Español - Cacher

Auteur: Edgardo Ayala, IPS

…[Mientras los] Tribunales Ambientales…no entren en funcionamiento, los casos…[son] vistos por…juzgados comunes…Sin embargo…algunos casos han logrado avanzar….[como] el…de Baterías Récord, una compañía …acusada de contaminación ambiental agravada...

Lire la suite

Article
13 November 2011
+ English - Cacher

Auteur: swissinfo.ch

Small mines scratched into the ground in poorly regulated parts of the world cause more pollution than large-scale operations, according to an environmental study...The study, carried out by Green Cross Switzerland and the United States-based...

Lire la suite

Article
6 October 2011
+ English - Cacher

Auteur: Lu Minghe, Southern Weekend [China]

China’s beleaguered lead-acid battery industry has suffered yet another blow – this one landing on American company Johnson Controls, regarded by industry insiders as a “model of health and safety”...[D]ozens of children in...Shanghai’s Pudong district...

Lire la suite

Article
3 August 2011
+ English - Cacher

Auteur: Xinhua [China]

A total of 583 lead battery manufacturing plants were shut down after government authorities conducted a series of inspections earlier this year in an effort to reduce heavy metal pollution...Operations for 1,015 of the plants were suspended...

Lire la suite

Article
3 June 2011
+ English - Cacher

Auteur: Xinhua [China]

A Chinese environmental official said on Friday that several government departments are working on creating legislation to manage pollution caused by heavy metals…[T]he State Council recently approved a plan for the treatment and reduction of heavy...

Lire la suite

Article
1 June 2011
+ English - Cacher

Auteur: Adam Moser, China Environment Fellow at the US-China Partnership for Environmental Law, Vermont Law School [USA]

China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) is generally considered to be understaffed and weak…The recent crackdown…on lead battery manufacturers and smelters is a grand example of powerful environmental enforcement… Forcing all polluters to...

Lire la suite

Article
31 May 2011

Intoxication au plomb: 74 arrestations en Chine

Auteur: AFP

Les autorités chinoises ont arrêté 74 personnes et suspendu la production de nombreuses usines suite à un nouveau scandale d'intoxication au plomb, a annoncé le gouvernement de la province orientale du Zhejiang. Un total de 172 personnes, dont 53...

Lire la suite

Article
24 May 2011
+ English - Cacher

Auteur: Shi Jiangtao, SCMP [China]

Thousands of villagers in Hunan are still living in the shadow of one of the worst pollution scandals on the mainland. And while the authorities have preferred to ignore their pleas for help, they may now have the proof they need - in their blood...

Lire la suite