Calcium carbonate plants closed amid Japan tsunami impact
Published: Friday, 18 March 2011
Plants on north-east coast damaged as earthquake takes its toll on paper minerals
Several calcium carbonate plants were included in the
widespread damage caused by the earthquake and tsunami that
struck northern Japan on 11 March.
The 9.0 magnitude quake triggered a tsunami that devastated
the coast of Miyagi, Iwate and Fukushima prefectures, killing
thousands and destroying industry and infrastructure.
Tokyo-based Fimatec Ltd...