Seven shipbreaking yard owners in Chittagong have been asked to explain why their companies did not comply with conditions of environment clearance certificate.
The Department of Environment on Tuesday issued a notice asking the owners to appear before the director general at its Chittagong office on October 25.
The seven shipbreaking yards are Sayeed Steel, Shima Steel, Mamun Steel, Al Safa Re-rolling Steel Ltd, KSB Steel Mill, Mahin Enterprise and United Steel Recycling Ltd, reports our Chittagong correspondent.
They have been asked to appear before the director general from 10:00am to 2:00pm, said Golam Md Bhuiyan, an acting director of the DoE.
Source: the daily star. 23 October 2012http://www.thedailystar.net/newDesign/latest_news.php?nid=41909