Health Desk: June 30, 2017—Aiming to ensure eco-friendly atmosphere, the local Department of Environment (DoE) in Khulna district has given notices to 87 industries in the last two months to improve their processing system otherwise they may face closure.
Director of DoE of Khulna Md. Habibul Haque Khan on Thursday said, "We have already warned 87 industries and are keeping a strong vigil on others to keep up eco-friendly atmosphere in this Division's industrial area".
He said, "DoE has already stopped giving environmental clearance certificate to the industrial polluters and have suggested concerned authorities to take legal actions against industrial units operated without environmental clearance."
However, the officials of the Khulna DoE expressed their satisfaction with the overall situation in this south-western division's industrial zone.
The sound quality of 340 industries and air quality of 74 industries eco-friendly, a recent report of local DoE laboratory on overall situation in different industries here has found.