Shenuha's Wastewater in Inner Mongolia

Photo | 2013-09-06

An outflow pipe from the Shenhua Coal-to-Liquid Project, illegally discharging highly concentrated industrial wastewater in the hills around its site. Shenhua's operations have sparked social unrest and caused severe ecological damage including desertification, impacting farmers and herders who are facing reduced water supplies in what was once an abundant farming area.