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Afil Paper Mills in Bangladesh fined for polluting river since 2010

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Afil Paper Mills in Bangladesh fined for polluting river since 2010

October 30, 2012 - 11:45
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DHAKA, Oct. 30, 2012 (Local News) -The Department of Environment (DoE) on Tuesday fined Afil Paper Mills Limited, a sister concern of Akij Group, Tk 2.1 million for polluting the Meghna at Gazaria upazila in Munshiganj district.

DoE Director (Enforcement) Munir Chowdhury handed down the penalty for violating the environment laws, polluting the river, illegally increasing its production capacity and its faults in the effluent treatment operations.

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