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A Henan Love Story

Image gallery | 2010-03-22

China Water Pollution Slideshow

Image gallery | 2008-05-16

A Chinese worker in a toxic industry

Image | 2014-01-06 at 3:30

A Chinese worker sews part of a jacket at a clothing factory located in Shishi city of Fujian Province. Greenpeace launched a study to investigate the hazardous and toxic residues in children's clothing. Clothing from Zhili Town of Huzhou City in...

An early Chinese New Year "gift"

Image | 2014-01-13 at 3:00

We are calling upon the government department to implement a new and crucial chemicals regulation policy in order to combat the toxic pollution of China's waterways. Violation of environmental standards, often by extending discharge pipes into...

"Detox: all in or nothing" for Adidas

Image | 2014-02-10 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists stage a Detox 'Fashion Show' outside an Adidas store in Cubao, Quezon City, North of Manila, Philippines.

Burberry gets the Detox message

Image | 2014-02-03 at 3:00

Tests carried out by Greenpeace on items sold by leading clothing brands revealed the presence of hazardous and potentially hormone disrupting chemicals in children's clothing. Burberry is one of the brands tested for the report.

Will GAP take the leap into a Detox-ed future

Image | 2014-03-31 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists placed a 3D banner in front of GAP's flagship store in Taipei, Taiwan to highlight GAP's pollution issue. The banner in Chinese reads "GAP Detox Now". Earlier in March, activists from Greenpeace scaled the same store...

The best investment you'll ever make

Image | 2014-05-26 at 4:00

A Greenpeace activist holds a banner, in front of Adidas' flagship store in a shopping district of Beijing, urging the sports apparel giant to consider detoxifying their products. While Adidas forecasts profits of over 900 million Euros during...

Levi's: now is your time to detox

Image | 2012-12-10 at 3:30

A model, dressed in Levi’s clothing, exposes the Detox logo on her arm in a call for the world’s largest producer of jeans to make fashion without pollution. Greenpeace investigations have revealed hazardous chemicals in a number of Levi’s...

Baby sleeping in a factory in Guangdong

Image | 2012-02-20 at 11:00

A sleeping infant in a weaving factory in Gurao, Shantou. In Gurao, where the economy is centered around textile production, Greenpeace has found high levels of industrial pollution and has documented the effects on the community.

Lead Mine Wastewater in China

Image | 2012-01-02 at 10:30

Wastewater from lead and zinc mine tailings flooded the original pump house at the foot of Bao Mountain in Guiyang County. Guiyang County is rich in non-ferrous metals mineral resources, such as lead, zinc, manganese, gold, silver and so on.

This Google satellite map shows the local

Image | 2010-12-01 at 16:19

This Google satellite map shows the local river of Xintang flowing into the Dong river, which eventually leads to the Pearl River Delta. Xintang produces 260 million pairs of jeans every year.

A thicket of billboards and advertising line

Image | 2010-12-01 at 14:40

A thicket of billboards and advertising line the busy streets of Gurao, Guangdong province

A boy walks barefoot in the wastewater discharge

Image | 2010-12-01 at 7:00

A boy walks barefoot in the wastewater discharge from a fabric dyeing factory in Gurao, Guangdong province

Workers are printing designs on to fabric

Image | 2010-12-01 at 7:00

Workers are printing designs on to fabric at a factory in Gurao, Guangdong province

Family workshops are common in Gurao

Image | 2010-12-01 at 11:40

Family workshops are common in Gurao. These five children go to school during the day, but work at night and on weekends. Three are local children, and two are from Hunan and Guizhou. They get 0.30 yuan each for every 100 bra straps that they...

A lingerie shop in Gurao

Image | 2010-12-01 at 11:33

A lingerie shop in Gurao, Guangdong province. Known as the lingerie capital of China, Gurao manufactures 200 million bras every year.

These workers are sewing jeans in a makeshift

Image | 2010-12-01 at 11:30

These workers are sewing jeans in a makeshift shed that serves as a workshop in Xintang, Guangdong province

A jeans wholesale market in Xintang

Image | 2010-12-01 at 11:17

A jeans wholesale market in Xintang, Guangdong province. Xintang is known as "the Jeans Capital of China" and produces more than 260 million pairs of jeans every year, 40% of which are exported.

Wastewater discharged from a denim washing

Image | 2010-12-01 at 10:46

Wastewater discharged from a denim washing factory forms a mesmerizing pattern (Xintang, Guangdong province)

This boy is working with his parents at a

Image | 2010-12-01 at 10:32

This boy is working with his parents at a small jeans workshop in Dadun Village in Xintang. He earns 0.15 yuan for snipping loose thread ends off one pair of jeans; in one day he can do about 200 pairs. (Xintang, Guangdong province)

Wastewater discharged from a denim washing

Image | 2010-11-30 at 15:03

Every morning, workers at a denim-washing factory in Xintang must search through wastewater to scoop out stones that are used to make stonewash denim. The stones are washed with the fabric in industrial washing machines and discharged with the...

Scenes from the opening of the "Hope & Pain:

Image | 2010-09-27 at 11:33

Scenes from the opening of the "Hope & Pain: An Exhibition of Water Pollution by Eugene Smith, Aileen Mioko Smith, Lu Guang and Joseph Ellis" at Inter Gallery, 798 Art District, from Sept. 26 to October 3.

Shenzhen Resources' discharge pipes have

Image | 2010-09-03 at 6:00

Shenzhen Resources' discharge pipes have polluted the Dongbao River with high concentrations of hazardous chemicals.

Tongling city

Image | 2010-08-26 at 16:08

Tongling city, Anhui province. The discharge pipes of this chemical factory are buried underground. The factory secretly releases wastewater into the Yangtze River at night.

A diverse selection of fish at a market in

Image | 2010-08-26 at 15:39

A diverse selection of fish at a market in Wuhan, Hubei province.

Fishermen working on the Yangtze River

Image | 2010-08-25 at 17:14

Fishermen working on the Yangtze River

Not far from Shenzhen Resource's factory

Image | 2010-08-13 at 16:23

Not far from Shenzhen Resource's factory are many residential buildings

The black Dongbao River flows past Shenzhen

Image | 2010-08-13 at 16:20

The black Dongbao River flows past Shenzhen Resources, separating Shenzhen and Dongguan

Shenzhen Resource’s factory and drain outlets

Image | 2010-08-13 at 16:06

Shenzhen Resource’s factory and drain outlets

Greenpeace activist investigates environmental

Image | 2010-07-21 at 17:34

Greenpeace activist investigates environmental impacts of the oil spill on a rocky shore.

Qiaoliang never saw his son

Image | 2010-03-22 at 11:19

Qiaoliang never saw his son. How did someone so young get cancer? About 15km upstream from their village is a cluster of factories making paper and chemicals...

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