Bukit Merah, Perak
Bukit Merah is a town and a popular tourist destination. It is famous for the Bukit Merah Laketown Resort.
Bukit Merah is a village with population of 11,000, located near Ipoh. In 1992 and again notably in 2011, it attracted attention for radioactive pollution and health problems due to rare earth mining in the decade or more before the mine closed in 1992.
- Bradsher, Keith, "Mitsubishi Quietly Cleans Up Its Former Refinery", The New York Times, March 8, 2011 (March 9, 2011 p. B4 NY ed.). Retrieved 2011-03-16.
|This article about a location in the Sultanate of Perak is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|