11 Jun 2018

Fishing warning after chemical spill at Fiji timber mill

From , 5:02 am on 11 June 2018

Fiji's Ministry of Fisheries is warning people to avoid eating fish or swimming near the site of a chemical spill at Malau on the north western side of Vanua Levu.

The ministry's director, Aiske Batibasaga, says what was spilt at the Forest Industry sawmill was a toxic chemical used to treat timber 

He told Jenny Meyer people need to heed the warnings.

No caption

Photo: 123RF