|Over 9.000 liters of FO fuel which has just imported floods out into Can Giuoc River and spread out over tens of km that seriously damages production and aquaculture.
This afternoon, August 13, 2009, Hua Van Chien, Chairman of Long Phung commune, Can Giuoc district, said there occurs a breaking of fuel pipeline leading to thousands of liter of fuel flooding out into river at the front gate of Tan Van Phuoc Ltd., Co. in Phu Thanh hamlet, Phung commune (Can Giuoc). Local functional offices at the present are cooperating with the company in collecting all the fuel still floating on the river and suspending on top of plants.
According to local communities, it is at about 23 o’clock, August 10 when Tan Van Phuoc Ltd., Company’s FO tank whose pipeline was broke then over 9.000 liter of FO just imported poured into Can Giuoc river and spread out over tens of km that seriously damages production and aquaculture.
The problem is seriously damaging areas specializing in shrimp farming of 2 communes of Phuoc Vinh Tay and Phuoc Vinh Dong. According to functional offices’ recommendation, farmers should not water their pond and lagoon at the present time.
Primary reason defined is Tan Van Phuoc having their fuel run into tank; however, the tank which has no supported pedestal sunk leading to breaking in pipeline.