Zijin's Serbia copper smelter suspended for reconstruction to lower SO2 emissions

Serbia's RTB Bor copper smelter, owned by Chinese miner Zijin, has been suspended for a reconstruction project due to excessive sulfur dioxide emissions, according to local media reports.

The suspension came after the Bor city government filed a criminal charge against the Chinese state-owned miner after registering SO2 levels that exceeded limits on three days in a row last week, Serbian Monitor reported.

According to another local media agency, See News, Zijin Mining started...

Published

Julian Luk

September 25, 2020

14:33 GMT

London