EPA-Prosecutor Office-Police Joint Investigation Results in Seizure of Hidden Urban Waste


After a three-month period of monitoring and gathering evidence, the EPA in conjunction with the Shihlin District Prosecutor Office, the Seventh Special Police Corps, and the Taipei City Environmental Protection Bureau, legally seized the property of Hong X Mixed Construction Resource Classification and Disposal Site. The enterprise, under the disguise of a legal site, illegally stored a large volume of construction waste near an incinerator in the Beitou area. The suspect is alleged to have violated Article 46 of the Waste Disposal Act and will be prosecuted by the Shihlin Prosecutor Office.

Excerpt from Environmental Policy Monthly, 22(2)

Environmental Protection Administration, R.O.C.(Taiwan)
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