Taiwan’s Formosa Plastics is polluting the US as well as Vietnam, as discussed after the article.
From RFA: https://www.rfa.org/english/news/vietnam/formosa-protests-01242018163710.html
“Fishermen Again Protest in Central Vietnam Over 2016 Toxic Spill Payout 2018-01-24
About 100 mostly fishermen from central Vietnam’s Quang Binh Province have held three days of protests over what they say is inadequate compensation for lost livelihoods caused by a toxic waste spill that occurred along the country’s central coast in April 2016, a priest from the village told RFA.
The fishermen from Van Dong village in Quang Hai commune were affected by the spill that polluted more than 125 miles of coastline along four coastal provinces, including Quang Binh, killing an estimated 115 tons of fish and leaving fishermen and tourism industry workers jobless.
Two months after the spill, Taiwan-owned Formosa Plastics Group acknowledged it was responsible for the release of the chemicals from its massive steel plant…
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