In the Zhitomir region revealed the culprit technogenic catastrophe on the rivers Sluch and Homura

В Житомирской обл. выявили виновника техногенной катастрофы на речках Случ и Хомора

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В Житомирской обл. выявили виновника техногенной катастрофы на речках Случ и Хомора

В Житомирской обл. выявили виновника техногенной катастрофы на речках Случ и Хомора

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В Житомирской обл. выявили виновника техногенной катастрофы на речках Случ и Хомора

В Житомирской обл. выявили виновника техногенной катастрофы на речках Случ и Хомора

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В Житомирской обл. выявили виновника техногенной катастрофы на речках Случ и Хомора

В Житомирской обл. выявили виновника техногенной катастрофы на речках Случ и Хомора

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В Житомирской обл. выявили виновника техногенной катастрофы на речках Случ и Хомора

In the Zhytomyr region causes pollution of the rivers Sluch and Gomora according to preliminary information, was an unauthorized discharge of production wastes “Poninkovsky cardboard-paper mill” (Khmelnitsky region) and improper functioning of treatment facilities in city Polonnoe.

This is stated in the report on the website of the Zhytomyr regional administration.

It is reported that according to the working group, the environmental condition of the river Homora is not stable: the water in the pond is gray-green color with a persistent musty odor in the water is unknown substance that settles to the bottom of the river and the algae. On the Bank of the river Sluch is the massive accumulation of dead fish and crayfish. Prohibited swimming, fishing, water use for technical needs and watering livestock.

The local Prosecutor’s office opened criminal proceedings on the facts of pollution of rivers. Zhytomyr oblast state administration prepared and sent letters to the Cabinet of Ministers, Ministry of ecology and natural resources to provide permission to conduct unscheduled inspections “Poninkovsky cardboard and paper mill”, as well as the suspension of its activities before fulfilling the requirements of environmental legislation.

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We will remind, in Zhytomyr region as of 14 April 2016 declared an emergency man-made disasters at local level in connection with the pollution of the rivers Sluch and Homura.

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