Bangladesh fines Bashundhara Paper Mills for river pollution and faulty effluent treatment

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Bangladesh fines Bashundhara Paper Mills for river pollution and faulty effluent treatment

August 27, 2014 - 09:30
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DHAKA, Bangladesh, Aug. 25, 2014 (Local News) -The Department of Environment (DoE) has fined three factories - one belonging to Bashundhara Group and two to Ha-Meem Group - Tk 3.6 million for polluting the environment.

In a media statement, it said the fines were slapped during raids led by Director (Monitoring and Enforcement) at Narayanganj's Sonargaon and Gazipur's Sreepur on Sunday.

Bashundhara Paper Mills at Sonargaon was fined Tk 1.5 million while Denim Mills Limited and Onetex Limited of Ha-Meem Group were fined Tk 1 million and Tk 1.1 million, respectively.

Bdnews24 - DoE fines three factories of Bashundhara, Ha-Meem groups

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