LAHORE: Environment raiding teams have sealed 32 factories and units on violation of rules and registered cases across the Punjab.

District Environment Officers along with the teams raided 1102 units during a 10-day campaign against the units involved in illegal trade, recycling and storing of hospitals’ waste throughout the province, said a press release issued today.

The teams sealed 32 factories, units on violation of rules and recovered 240 kg of hospitals’ waste during the raids.

It may be mentioned that Environment Department has constituted two special squads for each districts, which conduct raids and sent reports to head office of Environment Department.