Many businesses ignore the work of protecting environments.

It is the lack of goodwill of production facilities have polluted lands "dead" and overcoming the costly consequences of money and time. (Photo taken in Ward 12, Vung Tau)

According to the Department of Natural Resources and Environment, the Industrial Zone, Ba Ria-Vung Tau has many enterprises proved uncooperative with authorities in protecting the environment. These businesses have sought to ignore the provisions of the authorities, or procedures to protect the environment just to get rates.

“SKIP” REQUIREMENTS OF AGENCIES

It is the lack of goodwill of production facilities have polluted lands "dead" and overcoming the costly consequences of money and time. (Photo taken in Ward 12, Vung Tau)

It is the lack of goodwill of production facilities have polluted lands "dead" and overcoming the costly consequences of money and time. (Photo taken in Ward 12, Vung Tau)

According to the guidance on handling environmental pollution in the province, the current status of environmental pollution in a number of “hot” in the Thi Vai River, fish processing zone, Tan Hai … has improved. However, some businesses are still not cooperating with authorities in the construction of waste treatment systems, or built just to cope.

Integrity Private steel producers in My Xuan A Industrial Zone, Tan Thanh district, is an illustration. Since 2008, the General Inspection of the Environment has recorded and Integrity requires an end to the violation: Hazardous waste business sold to non-functional transport and processing for recycling; sludge contaminated oil to be collected and indiscriminate production within and outside the enterprise barrier; wastewater generated in the production process from steel sector have led to contamination of the oil major storm water drainage system of IP … According to the conclusions of the General Department of Environment, this is a business causing serious environmental pollution to overcome. After two years of the General Department of Environment back to check and found this business has not made any requests of the inspectors made since 2008 … Or, as in the Company Wins Best Technical (Dong Xuyen Industrial Zone), according to the conclusions of the environmental inspection of the Department of Natural Resources and Environment since 2008, these enterprises causing serious pollution of waste water, and had decided suspend the discharge behavior. However, the Management Board of industrial zones, said the company is now reported to overcome these problems exist at the request of the conclusion of the inspection since 2008.

In Dong Xuyen Industrial Zone has a delaying other cases, such as Phuong Ha Company Limited. According to the conclusions of the General Department of Environment in 2009, Phuong Ha causing serious environmental pollution of waste water and had to stop acts of discharge. But so far, this company has “forgotten” remediation, reporting on the outstanding issues at the request of the inspection on environmental management of industrial zones.

According to the Steering Committee for environmental pollution treatment, outside the fence of industrial zones are also many businesses do not care about the environment, especially in the field of fish processing. Specifically, the handling of 11 establishments causing serious environmental pollution in the province lies in the decision No. 64/2003 of the Prime Minister from 2003 to date is still two fish processing companies are in ” stages of completion. ” Or more recently when re-examine the basis of 19 (under the authority of state management on environmental protection at provincial level) in seafood processing TP. Vung Tau, Natural Resources and Environment and the province have discovered 17 companies have not completed environmental protection should have a decision and recommended sanction PPC 911 million.

INVESTMENT asynchronous

According to the results of inspection of environmental protection work in the field of seafood processing sector inspectors to the recently concluded, the phenomenon of business investment and waste treatment systems, but rather large unsatisfactory. Even with the construction enterprise systems only aim to deal with authorities. Private Enterprise Foundation in Tan Quang Hai is an example. Dai Quang pump acts to discharge waste water directly into the environment despite the investment process but the system does not operate.

6 enterprises inspected in Ba Ria town and district Dat results have invested wastewater treatment system, but after the treatment of wastewater does not meet environmental standards prescribed by the Natural Resources and environment. When checked 19 establishments in the city. Vung Tau, 17 enterprises have wastewater treatment systems, but there are 12 facilities are unsatisfactory. And of the 22 businesses in “hot spots” Tan Hai also only have two systems with waste water after treatment to meet requirements … According to Le Van Sam, Director, Department of Natural Resources and Environment, the cause of having treatment system, but the water after treatment is unsatisfactory investment by enterprises asynchronous system, improper operation or process does not guarantee the capacity to treat waste generated.

Mr. Tran Ngoc Thoi, Deputy Chairman, Head of direct handling of environmental pollution in the province said the province will be time to direct the authorities in cooperation with local authorities tightened inspection close, serious sanctions for establishments in delaying the implementation of environmental protection as required.

Articles, photos: Quang Nguyen (baobariavungtau)