China’s Xinmi shuts 85 refractory factories in 2016
Published: Monday, 19 December 2016
Environmental efforts on the part of local authorities have led to the closure of 85 highly-polluting factories in the city, as the industry is pushed to transition to cleaner energy sources.
The municipal government in Xinmi
city, located in China's Henan province, has announced the
achievement of clean energy targets for 2016, following the
shut down of 85 refractory factories throughout the year.
Refractories production is a major contributor to
Xinmi’s industrial economy and its output accounts
for one-sixth of China’s...