Rice noodle makers in Van Cu Village in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue have built tanks to filter untreated wastewater from the production process. – Photo baotainguyenmoitruong.vn

Vermicelli pollution no more

Residents of Van Cu Village in the central province city of Hue have been making rice noodles for some 400 years. But while their livelihoods fared well, their health did not.
Ba Bo Canal is still polluted (PHoto: SGGP)

HCMC fights pollution in canal

During a tour to Ba Bo Canal yesterday Chairman of People’s Committee in Ho Chi Minh City Nguyen Thanh Phong asked the relevant agencies must make more efforts to reduce pollution in Ba Bo Canal.