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Chinese scientists develop 'weapon of mass destruction' as last resort in fight against harmful algal blooms

[China] Scientists in China have used “cold plasma” to attack and destroy a dominant species of algae that causes widespread problems in the seas, lakes or waterways of numerous countries, including poisoning sources of drinking water and killing fish and other marine life on a large scale. Continue reading Chinese scientists develop 'weapon of mass destruction' as last resort in fight against harmful algal blooms

Sea of Japan Becoming a Dumping Ground for Trash From China and South Korea

[Global] Ever since the discovery of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch about 25 years ago, there have been ever-increasing efforts to prevent trash – especially plastics – from entering the oceans and the waterways that feed Continue reading Sea of Japan Becoming a Dumping Ground for Trash From China and South Korea

Hydrogen peroxide to be added to Torrens Lake in Adelaide to reduce blue green algae

The South Australian Government has tried a number of methods to eradicate the algae, including flushing the lake several times with fresh water from upstream reservoirs over summer. Continue reading Hydrogen peroxide to be added to Torrens Lake in Adelaide to reduce blue green algae