Eco Concerns

By English Edition Staff
Published: 2008-02-25


Objections Against five-billion-dollar project
Environmental concerns have led 14 legislative members from Guangdong province to jointly sign a memorandum calling for the government to delay a five-billion-dollar petrochemical refinery project, the largest local-foreign joint venture, in Nansha. The project site is close to a wetland park with thousands of bird species and mangroves, prompting fears of ecological destruction.
Original article: [Chinese]