Cement projects need approving of provincial office


Updated Mon, 09 Aug 2004 00:00:00 GMT

Shanxi provincial government would approve of cement projects strictly in this year, and each local government has no right to do sanction now.
The provincial government point out people should develop new dry process with capacity of over 4,000t/d and close small factories.

In middle of Shanxi, cement enterprises should be built around the regions rich in coal and limestone, and people should build clinker base with capacity of over 4,000t/d; in south of Shanxi, for its special transportation and resource condition, people could build new dry process with capacity of over 2,000t/d in Ankang and Shangluo; in north of Shanxi, people could build environmental protective cement projects, and build large or middle-scale central grinding plants.

The provincial government said, all the new projects and extended projects should be approved by provincial office or national develop and reform commission. If there are any new dry lines being built, the relative person should have the ability and measure to wash out the lagging production.

Environmental protection sector should strengthen the supervising and managing, and control the pollution strictly of the new projects and extended projects.