The Department of Environment on Thursday fined Tk 5,80,000 to Standard Lube Oil Limited and GPH Oxygen Plant at Kumira area of Sitakunda in Chattogram for causing air pollution and running unlicensed establishments.
Mohammad Nurullah Noori, director of the Chattogram region of the environment department, ordered the fines after a hearing at the DoE Chattogram office.
Standard Lube Oil Limited had been fined Tk 4,80,000 for causing air pollution and GPH Oxygen Plant had been fined Tk 1 lakh for operating unlicensed establishments, Mohammad Nurullah Noori told New Age.
‘The fines have been asked to be deposited within the next seven days and the GPH Oxygen Plant has been directed to take clearance within a month,’ he said.
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