At least 36 feared dead on Japanese volcano, search called off

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 day(s) ago

At least 36 feared dead on Japanese volcano, search called off

At least 36 people are feared to have died after a Japanese volcano erupted without warning at the weekend, raining ash and stones on hikers, but the search for victims was abandoned on Monday because of fears of rising levels of toxic gases.

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Toxic gas halts volcano search

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Báo Thanh Niên English 2 day(s) ago

Search teams are forced to abandon efforts to find more victims of the Japan volcano eruption as toxic gas levels at the summit rise.

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Vietnam says popular smuggled cigarettes are toxic

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam says popular smuggled cigarettes are toxic

Jet and Hero products, which account for over 90 percent of contraband cigarettes in Vietnam, contain excess levels of toxic chemicals, according to tests conducted by the Vietnam National Tobacco Corporation.

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Factory workers suffocate to death

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VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

Three workers were found dead in the wastewater treatment reservoir of a rubber latex factory in southern Tay Ninh Province.

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VAVA calls for better care for AO victims

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VietnamPlus English 3 week(s) ago

The Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin (VAVA) has called for better care for people affected by the toxic chemical sprayed by the US troops during the war.

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Vietnam orders recall of stroke pills after discovery of toxins

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

Vietnam orders recall of stroke pills after discovery of toxins

Vietnamese health authorities on Wednesday ordered a recall of a batch of dietary supplements used alongside drugs to treat cerebrovascular accidents (CVA) imported from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) after they found toxic substances in their ingredients.

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Toxic oil to be moved from Ha Long Bay for disposal

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Toxic oil to be moved from Ha Long Bay for disposal

After spending seven years on the edge of Ha Long Bay, 7,000 liters of toxic oil will be moved inland as officials in Quang Ninh Province prepare for its disposal.

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Toxic oil to be sent to treatment plant

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

Toxic oil to be sent to treatment plant

VietNamNet Bridge – Nearly 7,000 litres of toxic polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) transformer oil that has been stored in a warehouse at Quang Ninh's Cai Lan Port since 2007 will be removed this week.

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Toxic oil to be sent to treatment plant

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

Nearly 7,000 litres of toxic polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) transformer oil that has been stored in a warehouse at Quang Ninh's Cai Lan Port since 2007 will be removed next week.

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VAVA seeks cooperation to improve care for AO victims

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago 3 duplicate news

VAVA seeks cooperation to improve care for AO victims

The Health Ministry and the Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin (VAVA) discussed measures to strengthen their cooperation in providing care for AO victims at a meeting in Hanoi on August 20.

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Stored toxic waste threatens Halong Bay

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

Stored toxic waste threatens Halong Bay

The authorities in Vietnam is trying to find ways to deal with 7,000 litres of toxic waste that have been stored near Halong Bay for seven years.

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Trains carrying toxic chemicals collide in US, 2 dead

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Trains carrying toxic chemicals collide in US, 2 dead

Two freight trains transporting toxic chemicals smashed into each other in the US state of Arkansas early Sunday (Aug 17), killing two people and injuring two others, police said.

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Trains carrying toxic chemicals collide in US, 2 dead

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Trains carrying toxic chemicals collide in US, 2 dead

Two freight trains transporting toxic chemicals smashed into each other in the US state of Arkansas early Sunday, killing two people and injuring two others, police said.

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Firm told to deal with toxic substance threat

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

Firm told to deal with toxic substance threat

VietNamNet Bridge – The Cuu Long Investment Joint Stock Company has been instructed to deal with 6,900 litres polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) transformer oil it has stored in a warehouse at Cai Lan Port since late 2007.

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Firm told to deal with toxic substance threat

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

Firm told to deal with toxic substance threat

The Cuu Long Investment Joint Stock Company has been instructed to deal with 6,900 litres polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) transformer oil it has stored in a warehouse at Cai Lan Port since late 2007.

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