SO<SUB>2</SUB> reduction deadline looms for molybdenum smelter

Time is running out for Ferro Alloys & Metals' molybdenum smelter in Glossop, Derbyshire, to comply with an improvement notice requiring a 70% cut in its sulphur dioxide emissions. With three months to go before the notice bites, the firm intends to comply by cutting its throughput rather than installing flue gas desulphurisation (FGD) equipment - raising questions about the plant's commercial viability.

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