Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Cancer-Victim-in-Shaoxing-27MZIFVPY4H8.htmlConceptually similarCancer Victim in ShaoxingGP04DGLCompleted★★★★Cancer Victim in ShaoxingGP04DF4Completed★★★★Cancer Victim in ShaoxingGP04DF0Completed★★★★Cancer Victim in ShaoxingGP04DF5Completed★★★★Cancer Victim in ShaoxingGP04DEZCompleted★★★★Cancer Victim in ShaoxingGP04DEXCompleted★★★★Cancer Victim in ShaoxingGP04DEYCompleted★★★★Cancer Victim in ShaoxingGP04DETCompleted★★★★Cancer Victim in ShaoxingGP04DEUCompleted★★★★View AllGP04DGICancer Victim in ShaoxingCao Yungen from Sanjiang village is 62 years old and was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2009. The area where he lives has been severely affected by pollution.Locations:China-Sanjiang-Shaoxing-ZhejiangDate:21 Mar, 2012Credit:© Lu Guang / GreenpeaceMaximum size:5616px X 3744pxKeywords:Chemical industry-Chemicals-Detox (campaign title)-Illness-Indoors-KWCI (GPI)-Local population-Men-One person-Pollutants-Portraits-Sadness-Seriousness-Textile industry-Toxic waste-Victims-Water pollutionShoot:Pollution in the Hangzhou Bay AreaThe Qiantang River is the biggest river in Zhejiang Province, and flows into Hangzhou Bay, and ultimately the East China Sea. According to a recent report on China’s oceans, Hangzhou Bay is one of the most polluted coastal areas in China, though there is no specific information on hazardous chemicals. The East China Sea is reported as being polluted with persistent toxic chemicals, the major source of which is industrial discharge. The situation prompted Greenpeace to investigate potential sources of pollution of hazardous chemicals in Hangzhou Bay.Related Collections:Report 'Toxic Threads: Putting Pollution On Parade'