Cane Grove residents still affected by dust from padi
- but most of them depend on the mill for income
Dust from the Faizul Hack rice mill at Cane Grove, Mahaica, continues to affect residents in its vicinity but most of them depend on the mill as a means of earning an income.
The mill has been under review by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for years as the dust emission problem has been a growing concern to residents living nearby.
While this newspaper could not reach any official at the agency for an update on the body’s findings following visits by its inspectors to the facility as part of a monitoring process, residents of …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.