Barges ply the Grand Canal in Jiangsu province. A Jiangsu chemical plant has been found guilty of dumping untreated acid waste into the waterway. Photo: Simon Song Barges ply the Grand Canal in Jiangsu province. A Jiangsu chemical plant has been found guilty of dumping untreated acid waste into the waterway. Photo: Simon Song
Barges ply the Grand Canal in Jiangsu province. A Jiangsu chemical plant has been found guilty of dumping untreated acid waste into the waterway. Photo: Simon Song

Dumping of untreated acid in Chinese canal highlights nation’s water pollution woes

Chemical plant fined 20 million yuan for environmental damage ‘beyond measure’

Barges ply the Grand Canal in Jiangsu province. A Jiangsu chemical plant has been found guilty of dumping untreated acid waste into the waterway. Photo: Simon Song Barges ply the Grand Canal in Jiangsu province. A Jiangsu chemical plant has been found guilty of dumping untreated acid waste into the waterway. Photo: Simon Song
Barges ply the Grand Canal in Jiangsu province. A Jiangsu chemical plant has been found guilty of dumping untreated acid waste into the waterway. Photo: Simon Song
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