Heavily polluted area is to become a green park
The soil restoration project of chromium salt factory is underway. [Photo by Yu Shaojie]
On Oct 26, it was learned from Administration of Housing, Urban Development and Environmental Protection of Hunan Xiangjiang New Area that 2 billion yuan was scheduled to be invested in the soil restoration project of Changsha chromium salt factory. Now the new heavy metal sewage treatment station has been put into use and is able to dispose 2000 tons of sewage daily. Meanwhile, it’s projected that by the end of Nov 2017, the treatment of seriously polluted areas will be completed and by the end of 2017, the plan for comprehensive treatment technology will be worked out.
It’s said that the whole soil restoration project will be completed by the end of 2021 and by then the 170-mu chromium salt factory will become a green park for recreation and entertainment.
By: Li Wanping
Source: Changsha Evening News