Company in Ninh Bình fined for causing pollution

February, 23/2018 - 14:00

The People’s Committee of northern Ninh Bình Province has fined a company more than VNĐ100 million (US$4400) for illegally discharging untreated waste water into the surrounding areas.

Silrang Electronics Co Ltd in Ninh Bình Province’s Gián Khẩu Industrial Zone. — Photo dantri.com.vn
Viet Nam News

NINH BÌNH — The People’s Committee of northern province of Ninh Bình has fined a company more than VNĐ100 million (US$4,400) for illegally discharging untreated waste water into the surrounding areas.

Silrang Electronics Co Ltd, located in Gia Viễn District’s Gián Khẩu Industrial Zone, was found to discharge untreated sewage, in which the amount of chemicals exceeded the permissible levels.

The amount of BOD5 and Amoni were 1.5-2 times higher than the limit.

It was also asked to repair the untreated waste water system within a month.

The company was granted the investment certificate by Ninh Bình Province’s Industrial Zone Management Board in July 2014. — VNS

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