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Published on Friday, 21 February 2014

Textile dye waste secretly buried in China

Written by John Mowbray

Night time diggingSHENZHEN – A subsidiary of one of China’s larger textile dyestuff producers, with a total capacity of around 250,000 tons, has been forced to close down one of its facilities in Jiangsu Province after officials discovered that it had been secretly burying redundant dyestuffs and other textile chemical waste over a three-year period.


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