Lviv waste secretly dumped in Zhytomyr

Львовский мусор тайком выбросили на Житомирщине

Lviv has accumulated more than 7 million tons of waste, which couldn’t be taken out.

In Zhytomyr region detained the truck, which was unloaded “Lviv” garbage in, said police in the area.

Law enforcement authorities detained the vehicle on the night of may 20 after a message from a resident. Yahodynka Belinskogo area that the dumpster is leaving an unknown truck.

“Residents of the area not the first to suffer from pollution by garbage, which is dumped in the night truck drivers. Among the domestic waste found evidence that they were in a district of Lviv region”, – noted in police.

The truck was detained in the neighbouring S. Merry. Car and driver Polinske was taken to the police station to clarify the circumstances of the incident.

It is noted that the carrier is an entrepreneur from the city of Novohrad-Volyns’kyi.

We will remind that earlier the mayor of Lviv Andriy Sadovyy said in Lviv has accumulated more than 7 thousand tons of waste, which couldn’t be taken out because the Memorandum signed on April 21, fails.

According to him, only three cities have agreed to accept a total of 80 tons of waste from the city per day.

On the 21st April, the mayors of 20 cities of Lviv region, Lviv regional state administration, Lviv regional Council and Lviv city Council signed a Memorandum under which cities agree to accept the garbage from the city for 2 years. At the same time, from the budget of Lviv region and Lviv during this time, the needs of these cities it is planned to allocate more than UAH 200 million.

For 2017, according to a Memorandum from the budget of Lviv region needs to allocate 30 million UAH from the budget of Lviv – UAH 70 million.