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" Black Cloud"

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World - International
7/27/2021 2:40:00 PM
An explosion at an industrial park for chemical companies shook the German city of Leverkusen, sending a large black cloud rising into the air. At least 16 people were injured and five remain missing

Egypt - Politics
10/10/2020 9:28:32 PM
The burning of rice straw – a by-product of rice farming – results in the phenomenon of the black cloud in Egypt. It is a collection of toxic emissions that accumulate in the sky and darken its colour

Egypt - Politics
10/3/2020 4:02:53 PM
The black cloud caused by the burning of rice straw – a by-product of rice farming – at the end of the harvest season first appeared over the Nile Delta and Cairo in 1997

Business - Economy
11/19/2017 4:13:19 PM

World - Region
8/30/2016 2:30:47 PM

Egypt - Politics
10/28/2014 11:38:16 AM
It's autumn, which means smoke from rice farms in the Delta hanging over the city, posing a health risk. But experts see a bigger problem of waste management

Business - Economy
11/9/2011 4:30:44 PM
The seasonal burning of rice straw casts a pall across the Nile valley, but experts say cost-effective recycling of this apparent waste could actually boost the economy