Tag: Roxal Bioenergy

Roxal Bioenergy ordered to shut down while it sorts out pollution from wastewater treatment pond

Roxal Bioenergy ordered to shut down while it sorts out pollution from wastewater treatment pond

November 23, 2017 |

In the Philippines, Roxal Bioenergy has been issued a cease and desist order by the provincial government to stop ethanol production following emissions of a foul odor coming from the wastewater treatment pond over three days in October. In April, the company was slammed for a fishkill that was the result of some of its […]

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Roxal Bioenergy says it is not responsible for fishkill

Roxal Bioenergy says it is not responsible for fishkill

March 8, 2017 |

In the Philippines, Roxal Bioenergy insists that its ethanol plant was not responsible for the fishkill near Pontevedra but test results are still pending that would confirm the company’s innocence. The company says that it has implemented long-term plans and programs to protect the environment in an effort to eliminate fishkills and other potential negative […]

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Fishkill cause confirmed as wastewater discharge from Roxal Bioenergy

Fishkill cause confirmed as wastewater discharge from Roxal Bioenergy

February 27, 2017 |

In the Philippines, local authorities have confirmed reports received by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources that the rivers of Pontevedra have suffered a fishkill caused by wastewater discharged from the Roxol Bioenergy plant in La Carlota City. Discharge from the facility’s wastewater treatment plant has happened several times since 2015 when overflows occur, […]

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Roxal Bioenergy ethanol plant ordered to shut down due to odor

Roxal Bioenergy ethanol plant ordered to shut down due to odor

September 14, 2016 |

In the Philippines, Roxal Bioenergy’s ethanol plant in Barangay Nagasi, La Carlota City was ordered to stop production for 30 days as of September 9 due to a foul odor that was being emitted from the facility. The company told the national stock exchange that the cease and desist order can be lifted as soon […]

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