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Chemical leak in Shanghai kills 15, sickens dozens

An ammonia leak from a cold storage unit at a food company in China’s commercial hub of Shanghai killed 15 people on Saturday and sickened dozens, the city government said. The leak sickened 26 people, who had been sent to hospital, with six in critical condition, the Shanghai government said…

Number of dead pigs in Shanghai river approaches 15,000

The number of dead pigs found in a river which runs through Shanghai has reached nearly 15,000, officials and reports said Tuesday, as a newspaper claimed the government was concealing the true tally. The images of dead pigs in China’s commercial hub have proved a huge embarrassment for the city,…

Water contamination suspected as more than 1,000 pig corpses float down China’s Shanghai river

More than 1,000 dead pigs have been found floating in Shanghai’s main waterway, the Chinese city’s government said Monday, as residents expressed fears over possible drinking water contamination. Workers in the southwestern district of Songjiang fished more than 1,200 dead swine out of the Huangpu river, which goes on to…

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