Pariang reports increasing oil pollution effects

Pariang reports increasing oil pollution effects

An epicenter of the contamination in Ruweng is the town of Pariang, whose mayor, Silvano Nuoi, had this to say about its effects: “Babies are born bearing wounds or are deformed, and we have no doubt that these distortions are caused by the wastes of petroleum. Other oil wasters-caused health problems include miscarriages and stillbirths, chronic itching and other skin diseases, brain and neurological degeneration, hypertension, nausea and many others. 

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