EIA of Thai Iron and Steel Factory

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Thai Iron and Steel Factory (TISF) expanded its existing plant to cater the higher demand in the downstream industries. Together with the new plant, the total capacity will exceed 100 tons/day, which requires EIA according to Thai law. In the EIA preparation, it was found that the most significant impact from the factory was air pollution caused by particulate matters (PM). The air pollution control system has been installed as the mitigation measure to minimize the dust released.


India orders Sesa Goa to shut coke unit on pollution

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Aug 28 2012

Sesa Goa, owned by miner Vedanta Resources, must shut its 280,000 metric tons per year metallurgical coke unit in western Goa state after complaints about pollution, a State Pollution Board official said.

Shares of Sesa Goa extended losses by 3.73 percent at 180.45 rupees per share on the news.

"We have issued directions for closure of the coke unit of Sesa Goa," Levinsons Martins of the Goa State Control Pollution Board told Reuters.

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