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Mudflow erupting after 7 years

  • Hans David Tampubolon

    The Jakarta Post

| Tue, March 5 2013 | 12:21 pm
Mudflow erupting after 7 years

PREMIUM Residents of Porong, Sidoarjo in East Java will never forget May 29, 2006. This was the date when a mudflow began to erupt in the area, forever changing their lives.

The eruption took place near a drilling site belonging to PT Lapindo Brantas. This triggered speculation that Lapindo might have been negligent during its drilling process.

Lapindo, however, cited a number of scientist...