An estimated 10 tonnes of fish, or 80 per cent of normal stock, have died in the Nitra river in central Slovakia following a spill from chemicals factory NCHZ, which has admitted that human error led to the discharge of toxic vinyl acetate.
Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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3. Sep 2002 at 9:53