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Upon arrival of the tractor on a police car near the scene of the illegal pumping of waste into the tundra near Norilsk is checked. On Sunday, June 28, reported in the regional Department of the MIA of Russia, reports “Interfax”.
According to the spokesman, the incident occurred at a time when the police went to check allegations of possible dumping. The driver of the tractor ran into a patrol car, not convinced of the safety maneuver. As a result of road accident nobody suffered.
As reported “Lente.ru” in regional Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia, reports about illegal dumping of liquid waste in the tundra zone being tested, which also involved investigators from the Republic of Khakassia.
Earlier on June 28 at the emergencies Ministry in Krasnoyarsk Krai reported that Norilsk at Talnakh enrichment plant (included in “Norilsk Nickel”) was leaked waste into the tundra.
The incident occurred at 6:30 Moscow time. “[It became known] that in the neighborhood in the area Talnakh Talnakh concentrator from the tailings pond is unauthorized pumping of the fluid in the tundra zone, there is a danger of falling waste into the river Kharaelakh,” — said in the MOE.
Informed on-site CHP-3 in Norilsk depressurization of the tank with diesel fuel. Just spilled about 20 thousand cubic meters of petroleum products. As a result of incident nobody has suffered. In connection with the incident, the President of Russia Vladimir Putin approved the proposal to declare in Norilsk emergency mode. Later, the authorities declared that do not know how that amount of fuel you can burn in the Arctic zone of Russia within 14 days.
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