Dong Mai village

Update news Dong Mai village

After a hard day’s work, labourers in the lead recycling industrial area of Chi Dao Commune in northern Hung Yen Province are required to leave their contaminated clothes at work, bathe and then change into clean clothes

The dull life in the “lead village”

Being famous as the “lead recycling metropolis” in the north, Dong Mai village in Van Lam district of Hung Yen province is the place where rice is mixed with lead and blood is mixed with lead because of the existence of lead everywhere.

The polluted village and children who have lead in blood

Most of the children in Dong Mai Hamlet of Van Lam district in Hung Yen province have lead in their blood, the thing they receive from the recycling of batteries – the work that local residents have been doing for the last 30 years.