|The industrial waste was about to be dumped without treatment. — Photo VnExpress.net
DONG NAI (VNS) — The southern Dong Nai province's environmental crime prevention branch caught yesterday three trucks that were trying to dump several tonnes of industrial waste in Trang Bom district's Bac Son ward .
The three trucks were being driven by Nguyen Lam Thanh, Nguyen Van Dinh and Ha Huy Tien from Bien Hoa City.
At the police station, the three drivers said that they had been hired to collect more than 25 tonnes of waste from Seo Rim Vina Company Ltd by a hazardous waste treatment company in Bien Hoa City.
By 5am on Tuesday, they had transported the waste to the Song May brick kiln in Bac Son ward to dump it there.
The police said that the process of dumping the waste had been organised carefully.
The police escorted the three trucks to the Seo Rim Vina Company Ltd for further investigation. — VNS