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Vol 6 (AAC) No 2

Published 1st December 2012


Congo-Kinshasa

Chemical of Africa in Lubumbashi pollution row

A dispute over pollution in Katanga between Chemical of Africa – an Indian company based in Dubai – and local miners and non-governmental organisations may hit Chemaf’s expansion plans. The United States-based Carter Center has investigated claims by Congolese environmentalists that Chemaf and Ruashi Mining have polluted both water and soil in their copper and cobalt operations near Lubumbashi.

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