The city of Gwangju said on the 10th the nearly 1,000 kg of agro goods that have been distributed throughout the city in the first half of this year have been disposed of for exceeding pesticide residue limits.
Among the 1,563 cases tested for safety, 16 cases weighing a combined total of 949kg showed levels going over the pesticide resid..
Scorching heat is prevailing in Gwangju and Jeollanamdo.
Gwangju Regional Meteorological Administration on the 12th issued heat wave warning on Gwangju and advisories on Yeosu, Muan, Naju, Damyang, Hwasun, Bosung, Jangheung, Yeongam, Hampyeong, Yeonggwang and Jangseong of Jeonnam.
Heat wave advisories issued on Gokseong, G..
▷ The Ministry of Environment will host the 12th Policy Consultation Forum of the Seoul Initiative Network on Green Growth (SINGG) from June 21 to 23.
▷ The forum will be joined by about 130 participants including public officials from the Asia and Pacific, international organizations and private experts.
The Ministry of Envir..
The Green algae that had been spotted in Jooksanbo Reservoir on Yeongsangang River has spread to Seungchonbo Reservoir.
According to the Yeongsangang River Regional Environment Office on the 29th, the National Institute of Environmental Research issued an attention level on Seungchonbo Reservoir for the first time this summer.
The water quality attention level issued for Jooksanbo Reservoir on the Yeongsangang River has been lifted after 6 days of enactment.
According to the Yeongsangang River Environment Office, the National Institute of Environmental Research lowered the water quality attention level to an average level, as of 5pm on the 13th.