Shanxi to shut all polluting minerals production by end-September

By Yoke Wong
Published: Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Key refractory-minerals producing region Shanxi will implement a new environmental measure to shut down all facilities that do not meet standards by end-September. This is set to further affect calcined bauxite production.

The department of environment protection of Shanxi has vowed to hit at industries breaching emission regulations and shut down all polluting operations by the end of September, a move which would further reduce refractory minerals output.

The new, tougher policy is set to further disrupt refractory minerals production in Shanxi...

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