Tag: illegal dumping
State government holds an emergency meeting to clean up the illegal dump operating since 2008, found with tonnes of electronic and municipal waste from all over the world.
Jagdeep Singh Deo says there were 12 cases since Jan 1 this year compared with just 8 cases over past 4 years.
Joint operations are being carried out almost every week by the Department of Environment, the Sungai Petani Municipal Council and other agencies, says exco. .
Sahabat Alam Malaysia says environmental crimes should be dealt with more seriously.
KinraraMas residents want waste to be removed as stench and leachate is causing them to fall ill.
Thick vegetation over a site near Perai river shows that it has existed unnoticed for some time.
State to form task force to curb illegal dumping and recycling.
Jagdeep Singh Deo tells assembly the culprits should be be brought to court and charged under the 'harshest of laws'.
China bans imported plastic rubbish, rogue Malaysian operators grab it.
State exco Abdul Halim Hussain says this follows closure of the Jelutong landfill on island.
Segambut MP Lim Lip Eng says still no action from DBKL after latest complaints filed on landfill near Mont Kiara and Segambut Dalam.
Balakong assemblyman recently sent a lorryload of trash dumped illegally by the roadside back to a factory – the third time he had returned such garbage back to the owners.