Factories shut down after waste breach

Kovac, Matt
December 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;12/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 47, p13
Trade Publication
The article reports that a Chinese provincial government has shut more than 50 chemical companies and mines in the city of Ma'anshan. The factories had reportedly discharged waste into the Cihu River, making water unfit for consumption and irrigation. The factories will remain shut unless they take steps to meet environment protection standards.


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