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Shaanxi sewage supervision launched

Updated: 2013-06-17 19:14
By Ma Lie in Xi'an ( chinadaily.com.cn)

The provincial environment watchdog will supervise sewage treatment plants in Shaanxi, China Daily learned on Monday from the Provincial Environmental Protection Department.

A recent inspection found that 57 out of the province's 105 sewage treatment plants failed to meet standards and the polluted water was directly sent to rivers in some counties.

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