Unlicensed pesticides & chemicals manufacturing company sealed

Thursday, 27 January 2022 - 17:05

Unlicensed pesticides and Chemicals Manufacturing Company operating in the Makumbura area in Homagama has been sealed.

According to a complaint received by the Environmental Protection and Special Assignment Unit of the Presidential Secretariat, the Central Environmental Authority, the Maharagama Medical Officer of Health and the Consumer Affairs Authority conducted inspections yesterday (26).

The Police Media Spokesman's Office stated that the Consumer Affairs Authority will take legal action against the company for manufacturing and storing substandard chemicals and pesticides.

Police security has also been deployed at the scene.