Recently, the State Council officially approved the "heavy metal pollution in the Xiangjiang River Basin Management plan", this is by far the country's first heavy metal by the State Council approved the pilot program for pollution control. "Program" involves the Xiangjiang River in Changsha, Zhuzhou, Xiangtan, Hengyang, Chenzhou, Loudi, Yueyang, Yongzhou eight cities, proposed emergency livelihood security, industrial pollution control, pollution control three major historical tasks. After treatment, lead, mercury, bamboo furniture cadmium, chromium, arsenic and other heavy metal emissions in 2008 based on the reduction of 70%.
"To create the East River Rhine."
"Program" 927 planning projects, bamboo kitchen with a total investment of 59.5 billion yuan.
Length of 969 km Xiangjiang, 773 km in Hunan Province, Hunan People's called the "mother river." Hunan Province, nearly 80%, more than 40 million of the population according to Jiang neighbors, more than 70% of written for large and medium enterprises along the Yangtze River.
Data show that in 2009, bamboo flooring along the Xiangjiang River City, the industrial added value accounted for 8 of the province's industrial added value of 87.93%, the province's GDP accounted for 77.16%.
But can not be avoided, the Xiangjiang River in the central region's most important nonferrous metals and heavy chemical industry is one concentrated area.
Data show that in 2007 alone, the Xiangjiang River have 567 million tons of industrial waste water discharge, sewage 1.119 billion tons.
Heavy metals like mercury, cadmium, lead and arsenic emissions is very prominent, it is a scourge Xiangjiang River. Serious water quality due to excessive heavy metals harmful to human health, fish and other biological substantially reduced, farmland to grow crops, Zhuzhou, cadmium, arsenic contamination in Yueyang of new walls and other river pollution accidents since the outbreak of ... ...