Thu. Jul 25th, 2024

Penang will continue its crackdown on illegal plastic waste processing facilities, says state Welfare, Caring Society and Environment Committee chairman Sdr Phee Boon Poh.

Sdr Phee said enforcement was ongoing as they have been visiting those factories without a permit for recycling the materials.

“We asked them to shut down and after they had shut down, they moved to other places. We’re keeping track of them, like those in Sungai Petani, Gurun and Kulim. We informed our counterparts that these factories have shifted,” he told reporters in Komtar today.

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