In Vladivostok will close the plant where residents complained to Putin

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The mayor of Vladivostok Vitaly Verkeenko announced the imminent closure in the period up to 1 September incineration «of specialty number 1», which complained about Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to the city administration.

At the press conference of the President on 14 December a journalist from Vladivostok told about the felling of endangered trees in the green areas and the construction sites in Vladivostok. He also said that the smoke from the incineration plant pollutes the neighborhood for the military Snow Pad. Putin replied that he would try to understand the problem of Snow Falls where once had been. The President instructed to Feb to test whether incineration plant in Primorye environmental legislation. As previously reported by the city administration, inter-Ministerial inspection found no violations in the work of the incinerator.

«We have a Governor with a unified position on this matter – the plant needs to close. At the beginning of the new academic year, when most children return from summer vacation. The only question is how to accelerate work on the creation of new maps on the street, Hilly, to open a temporary card, as well as organize the removal and disposal of garbage to the landfill. In the near future will discuss with Andrei Vladimirovich (Tarasenko, acting Governor of Primorye) these moments», – transfers words of the mayor’s press service.

Verkeenko gave first Deputy Konstantin Loboda a week to work through the action plan for the closure of the incinerator with all the risks and necessary resources.

«At the present time, the company eliminates only 30% of the total volume of municipal solid waste of the city, while after the combustion process is formed of 20% in the form of ash and slag, which together with the greater part of municipal waste shipped away to the landfill», — stated in the message.

According to the mayor of the city, doctors reported an increase of pulmonary diseases in the region and indicate the necessity to stop the burning of rubbish. Last year, the plant purchased domestic filters for 12 million, but authorities say that, to function at 100% for technical reasons they can’t: the installation in order to save were not included in the purchase. As told in the administration, the incineration «of specialty number 1» was built in 1979.

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