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  1. Plant stays open as riot police deployed

    Posted Aug 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... a toxic-spill scare. However, Reuters, citing industry sources, reported that the plant, which produces 700,000 tonnes of paraxylene a year, was still operating as usual despite the order. 'The ... of the country's leading importers of naphtha, was receiving normal shipments. It uses Naphtha as a feedstock for producing paraxylene, a toxic petrochemical used in paints and plastics. A Beijing-based ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/976294/plant-stays-open-riot-police-deployed
  2. 10,000 fight riot police over Fujian pollution

    Posted Sep 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... a controversial oil refinery from Nansha in Guangzhou, and a planned paraxylene factory in Xiamen, Fujian, was forced to relocate after more than 10,000 people marched against its construction. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/691214/10000-fight-riot-police-over-fujian-pollution

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