Mar 14, 2013

Shanghai's dead pig count soars to 6,000

The number of dead pigs found in Shanghai’s main river has doubled in two days to nearly 6,000, the city’s government said, as residents worried over the water supply and questioned the handling of the incident. Shanghai has pulled 5,916 dead pigs out of ...

Dead pigs in river haven't hurt water supply, Shanghai says

Mar 12, 2013

Dead pigs in river haven't hurt water supply, Shanghai says

Nearly 3,000 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. The city government, however, said tests conducted hourly on the Songjiang section of the Huangpu River, which ...