Vietnam Food Company has been operating since March 5, 2013, specializing in the production of livestock, poultry and seafood feed, with a total investment of 100 billion VND. This is one of 7 businesses in Ca Mau that have been supported by the locality with over 5.4 billion VND from the source of implementing policies to encourage investment in agriculture and rural areas in the spirit of Decree 210 of the Government.
According to news from the Department of Natural Resources and Environment of Ca Mau province, this Department has just issued a document confirming the application for reduction of administrative fines due to violations of discharge of wastewater into the environment without treatment by Vietnam Food Company (headquarters). at Hoa Trung Industrial Park, Hoa Trung hamlet, Luong The Tran commune, Cai Nuoc district), is unfounded.
It also affirms that if the Company encounters difficulties, it can pay the fine multiple times, but not more than 3 times and not more than 6 months from the effective date of the penalty decision.
However, during the inspection last August, wastewater samples from the manhole behind the wastewater treatment system to the receiving source, Luong The Tran canal, determined that the Company had discharged wastewater with a flow rate of 74 - 80m3. /day, of which 8 parameters exceeded the allowable limit (BOD5, COD, TSS, N-total, total oil, animal and vegetable fats, Ammonium and Coliform), notably one parameter exceeded the allowable limit by 860 times. permission.
Previously, citing difficult production conditions, the Company sent an application to the Provincial People's Committee asking for a reduction in penalties for administrative violations.
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