Tag Archives: Hungary Pollution 2010

Hungary Completes Toxic Flood Dam

Engineers put the finishes touches on Monday to a new dam around a ruptured reservoir to prevent a new wave of toxic sludge from swamping already devastated villages in the west of Hungary. There is still no estimate of the

Sludge Alumina Plant MD Arrested

Hungarian police on Monday arrested the managing director of the company at the centre of a toxic sludge disaster, as the body of the last missing person was recovered, bringing the death toll to eight. The National Investigation Office said

Hungary’s hopes for emergency dam

Hungary hopes to finish building an emergency dam by the end of Tuesday, to hold back a reservoir of toxic sludge. The Prime Minister’s spokesman Peter Szijjarto told private broadcaster TV2: “We have 4,000 people and 300 machines working at