Chinese gets life for 'gutter oil' profits
- Published: 10 Oct 2013 at 02.49
- Online news:
A Chinese court on Wednesday sentenced a man to life in prison for profiting from the manufacture and sale of polluted cooking oil, derisively known as "gutter oil", state media reported.
A policeman shows barrels of illegal cooking oil seized during a crackdown in Beijing on August 2, 2010
The Lianyungang Intermediate People's Court in the eastern province of Jiangsu handed down the life sentence on Wang Chengkui, Xinhua news agency said.
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