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No more groundwater pollution at Lynas area, says minister

Geraldine Tong

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Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr Xavier Jayakumar said the groundwater around the Lynas refinery in Gebeng, Kuantan, is no longer polluted by heavy metals.

“The latest tests that were done around the Lynas area gave us negative readings of heavy metals.

“This was done by my department and we did not find anything that is polluting in that area,” he told reporters after he officiated a conservation event in Cyberjaya today...

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