Skip to main content

Hebei province asks cement plants to adjust their production schedule

Published by , Editor
World Cement,

Reuters are reporting that China's smog-ridden Hebei province has asked steel, cement plants and utilities to adjust their production schedule between November and January as part of its battle against pollution.

Hebei province asks cement plants to adjust their production schedule

Companies ranging from petrochemical companies to metal producers will reduce output or shut down on heavy pollution days.

The province has already pledged to impose what it called "special emission restrictions” on local mills by setting up tough standards for sulphur dioxide and other pollutants.

Hebei is expecting weather conditions that will help trap pollutants and worsen its problems in winter.

Read the article online at:

You might also like


Ready to revolutionise the cement industry?

Join World Cement in Lisbon, 10 – 13 March 2024, for our first in-person conference and exhibition: EnviroTech.

This exclusive knowledge and networking event will bring together cement producers, industry leaders, technical experts, analysts, and other stakeholders to discuss the latest technologies, processes, and policies being deployed at the forefront of the cement industry’s efforts to reduce its environmental footprint.

Get your advance tickets NOW »


Embed article link: (copy the HTML code below):


World Cement is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.