The long controversy surrounding the usage of diesel-powered passenger cars has finally ended, as the government decided to allow the sale of these kinds of vehicles in the domestic market beginning from 2005.
During the Economic Policy Coordination Meeting held in Cheong Wa Dae on March 27, 2003, the government made a final decision to ad..
One hundred years from now, global warming is expected to raise the sea level by 1 meter, flooding 1.2 percent of the Korean peninsula, according to a report released yesterday.
The Korea Environment Institute study showed that about 2,643 square kilometers, or 1.2 percent of the peninsula, are likely to be flooded by the rise in sea level a..
Over 2000 people will be gathered at the KBS Hall in Yeouido on March 22, to take part in the official ceremony of the World Water Day. The ceremony, hosted by the Ministry of Environment and the Ministry of Construction and Transportation, will feature water-related live performances, choruses, videos, and awards ceremonies. Among the 2000 ..
Yellow dust from China contains 43 times more germs and 314 times more mold when it reaches here than when it sets off from the continent.
The Rural Development Administration (RDA) yesterday announced the dust blown over the Yellow Sea carries 1024 germ spores per gram, up from 24.1 units detected in China. There are also 33,000 mold spores..
For the first time, 30 experts from environmental industries, academic institutions, and Environment Management Corporation(EMC) combined their efforts to make a Handbook containing information on new environmental technologies. The Handbook, published jointly by the Ministry of Environment and Environment Management Corporation, lets th..