Month: April 2014

Environmental Damage Report: Lanzhou Citizens Hording Water. Where’s NIMBY?

Why are people all over Lanzhou stocking up on water like crazy? It’s because if they don’t there might not be much more drinkable water left, as their supply has been contaminated with benzene: http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/11/us-china-pollution-idUSBREA3A0J120140411 Preliminary inspection showed the benzene…