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Haulbowline Island Toxic waste health issues website and blog

Haulbowline Island Toxic waste health issues
Website with news and opinions about Haulbowline Island Toxic waste

Bord Pleanala Refuses Permission for New Container Terminal at Ringaskiddy
Collated articles, June 2008

Ambitious Plans for Hawlbowline Island
Irish Times and Irish Examiner, July/Aug, 2006

Study of Cork harbour will assess flooding risk
Irish Times, 1st Feb, 2005

Cork Port Development
Letter to the paper, 15th Nov, 2005

The people’s harbour
Letter to Irish Examiner, 21st Nov, 2005

Plant's 62 years spanned boom and bust as economy evolved
Irish Times, 22nd August, 2005

Deal agreed on harbour clean-up
Irish Times, 17th August, 2005

Demolition of Ispat steel plant to begin
Irish Examiner, 18th August, 2005

Incinerator and Environment News

Incinerator and birth defects are linked
S cientist Michael Ryan concludes that families living near to incinerators had suffered disproportionately high levels of birth defects.
Norwich Evening News

China & Taiwan ban pork over dioxin scare
Pork from Netherlands, Belgium and Germany banned by China and Taiwan after dioxin contamination discovered.
Channel News Asia    Reuters

Expert warns of incinerator health risks
Norwich Evening News, 15th February, 2006

Watering down of EU regulations on chemicals proves power of lobbyists
Irish Times, 16th January, 2006

Incinerator health fear
icCheshire Online, 9th January, 2006

No EU money for Bulgarian Hazardous Waste Incinerator
CEE Bankwatch Network, 15th December, 2005

Benchmarking required for effects of incinerators
Indymedia, 10th December 2005

Proposed limits of toxic substances in wastes degrade the Stockholm Convention
ARNIKA, 25th November, 2005

Researcher claims inquiry evidence 'not taken seriously'
icSouthLondon, 23rd November, 2005

Fire at Czech hazardous waste incinerator
14th November, 2005

Incinerator company gets go-ahead for plant to treat toxic solvents
Irish Independent, 20th July, 2005

Doubt is their product
Industry groups are fighting government regulation by formenting scientific uncertainty.
Scientific American, June 2005

Foul smells blamed on incinerator
BBC News, 15 March, 2005

Waste to electricity a win-win situation, says EPA
Irish Examiner, 03/02/05

Overhaul of troubled Baldovie comes to end
Evening Telegraph, 20 January 2005

Dioxin found in German eggs
BBC News, 17th January 2005

Another hazardous waste incinerator goes up in flames
Down to Zero website

Explosion at Hazardous waste incinerator (many photos)
La Autentica Defensa, 19th November 2004

Hazardous waste Incinerator plant explodes
Down to Zero website

Fire Resistant: Why I went to jail to protect my daughter from toxic polluters
The Ecologist, 26/11/2004

Dioxin Contamination of Animal Feed Closes European Farms
Environmental News Service, 5th November, 2004

Dioxin scare closes 200 farms
Farmers Weekly Interactive, 12th November, 2004

REPAK award for recycling alternative
Sunday Tribune, 17th October 2004

Waste-disposing bug discovered
Sunday Times, 3rd Oct 2004

Industrial pollution may double twin births
New Scientist, 25 May 2004

Europe-North America Pollutant Pact To Start Up (POPs Protocol)
August 5 2003

Scary Dairy - PCB Fears Freak Milk Producer
Now Magazine (Canada), 25 July 2002

Domestic Waste
The Scotsman, 15 Feb 2002



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