All steel furnaces to install dry scrubber by 31.08.2019

Lahore, May 07, 2019 (PPI-OT): Chairman Smog Commission Dr. Pervaiz Hassan chaired a high level meeting wherein Steel Melters Association and Steel Rerolling Mills Association participated at EPD Complex here on Tuesday. Secretary Environment Protection Department Asad Rehman Gillani, Director Nasim ur Rehman Shah, Deputy Director Misbah ul Haq and other concerned officials also participated in the meeting. It was decided in the meeting that all steel furnaces will install dry scrubber by 31.08.2019 while steel rerolling mills will not use black carbon as fuel and will convert their wet scrubbers to dry scrubber by the above mentioned cutoff date.

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Directorate General Public Relations, Punjab (DGPR)
Government of the Punjab
21-Mahmood Gaznavi Road (Abbot Road), Lahore, Pakistan
Tel: +92-42-99201390-1-2
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