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In the port of Ust-Luga in the Leningrad oblast resumed the shipment meets the standards of Russian oil exports. The raw material received in the metering unit 8 may. The next day of the standard oil began to be pumped into the tank farm for loading on tankers. About it reports TASS.
19 April it became known that the oil flowing through the oil pipeline “Gomeltransneft Druzhba”, there was a high content of organochlorine compounds exceeding the limit dozens of times. Transit mixture Urals in Europe was suspended April 24.
The source of contamination, the export of oil was discovered on the site Samara — Unecha. Authorities announced that the oil pollution was intentional, a criminal case under article about bringing pipelines into disrepair by a group of persons upon a preliminary collusion, arrested four suspects.
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