Govt steps up efforts to contain pollution
Anton Hermansyah and Arya Dipa
The Jakarta Post
Water from the Citarum River in West Java supports the province’s economy and its people, but pollutants from various sources are threatening the clean water supply for residents in West Java and Jakarta.
Runoff from agricultural fields, animal husbandry farms, households and factories pollutes Citarum River on a daily basis, leading to higher levels of cadmium, lead and mercury in the wa...