Groundwater Quality in Indonesia's Big Cities is Getting Worse

Groundwater quality in big cities such as Bandung, Jakarta, Tangerang, and Malang is getting worse, even almost as bad as river water. This result was found in a study conducted by researchers from the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) and Brawijaya University.One of the study authors from ITB, ...

Pertamina investigates oil spill in Donan River

Date: June, 28 2022  Cilacap, Central Java (ANTARA) - State oil company PT Kilang Pertamina Internasional's (KPI's) Refinery Unit (RU) IV Cilacap is investigating a crude oil spill in Donan River, Cilacap district, Central Java, which was detected on Monday.While issuing a press statement in Ci...

70% of Household Drinking Water Sources in Indonesia are Polluted with Feces

Source: CNN IndonesiaDate: February 10, 2022 Jakarta, CNN Indonesia - Nearly 70% of the 20,000 household drinking water sources tested in Indonesia in a new study were contaminated with fecal waste and contributed to the spread of diarrheal disease, a leading cause of under-five morta...

The government of West Java collaborates with non-governmental organizations to manage river waste

Source: ANTARADate; January 25, 2022 Bandung, W Java (ANTARA) - West Java's provincial government is collaborating with non-governmental organizations (NGOs) -- Waste4Change and Sungai Watch -- to address the waste problem in 100 locations of rivers spread across Bekasi District, Bekasi City, and Ka...