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China Lead Poison

China Is Hurting Its Future By Not Acting on Lead Poisoning

Joe Amon | Posted 08.22.2011 | World
Joe Amon

Failing to enforce existing environmental regulations and meet health and human rights obligations now will in the end cost China far more -- in renminbi and in lives.

Is China Covering Up A Lead Poisoning Epidemic?

AP | By ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 08.15.2011 | Green

SHANGHAI -- Millions of Chinese children suffer from lead poisoning despite a crackdown on contamination, and local officials are systematically withh...

China: More Than 1,300 Children Sick In 2nd Lead Poisoning Case

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CHANGQING, China — Farmer Wang Zhifan jabs a stubby finger toward the sprawling smelter blamed for poisoning hundreds of local children with lea...