Illegal unit of Madina Tannery sealed off

An old tannery in Chittagong has been found guilty of defying a ban on factory production by tanning leather covertly. Department of Environment (DoE) Assistant Director (Technical) of Chittagong Metro Sangjucta Das Gupta told the Dhaka Tribune that Madina Tannery was first sealed off on May 16, 2015, for tanning leather without setting up an Effluent Treatment Plant (ETP).