Greenpeace International investigations have revealed the dumping of industrial waste water containing a cocktail of toxic and hazardous chemicals, and caustic water, directly into the Citarum River, West Java. International fashion brands, including Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy are linked to this pollution through their direct business relations with PT Gistex Group; the company behind the polluting facility.
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Lake Citarum at Mount Wayang, the source of the Citarum river.
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