Three men arrested over chemical waste dumping in Johor

Published on 11 Mar 2019 8:04:07 PM

Three men, including two company owners, have been arrested in relation to the chemical waste dump in Sungai Kim Kim near Pasir Gudang which led to 79 people being treated after inhaling hazardous fumes.

State Department of Environment (DoE) director Datuk Dr Mohammad Ezanni Mat Salleh said the arrest was conducted in a joint operation between DoE and the police.