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Line Drawn For Lynas Licence

Mageswari Sangaralingam, Honorary Secretary, Sahabat Alam Malaysia

15-Feb-23 07:30

Line Drawn For Lynas Licence

The Lynas rare-earth processing plant in Kuantan has had its license renewed for another 3 years, subject to conditions including relocating the “cracking and leaching” facility, which produces radioactive residue out of Malaysia before July 2023.  Do these conditions adequately address concerns over health and environmental safety? Mageswari Sangaralingam of Sahabat Alam Malaysia breaks down the Lynas controversy for us.

Image credit: T. Schneider

Produced by: Shazana Mokhtar

Presented by: Shazana Mokhtar, Wong Shou Ning, Chong Tjen San


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