In Severouralsk allowed to use water from the tap

© RIA Novosti / Konstantin Clabourn with water. Archival photoIn Severouralsk allowed to use water from the tap© RIA Novosti / Konstantin Chalabov

Samples of tap water in Severouralsk Sverdlovsk region, where due to the collapse of the river bed was disturbed water showed its compliance with regulations, permitted use of water for drinking, according to regional management of Rospotrebnadzora.

According to the regional Central Board MOE, July 16 in Severouralsk has occurred a failure in the channel of the river Calle. As a result of river water got into the intake, the quality of drinking water deteriorated. On this fact the regional Prosecutor’s office and the SUCK started checking. In the city were organized points of distribution of drinking water.

«Given the results of laboratory studies of drinking water in the North Ural city district sent the proposal to allow the use of drinking water from centralized drinking water systems, while maintaining mode giperplazirovannah within one week of routine laboratory control of the sanitary-chemical and microbiological indicators, informing the public about the need for pre-settling and boiling of water before its consumption», – stated in the message of Rospotrebnadzor.

It is noted that by the evening of 24 July, the indicator color of the water is 16.4 at the rate of 20, the turbidity of water and 1.9 at the rate of 1.5. No cases of mass infectious diseases and poisonings connected with unsatisfactory quality of drinking water, added the Agency. Preventive vaccination of the population against hepatitis A and rotavirus infection continues.