In the «Green patrol» expressed the importance of separate waste collection in Moscow

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petulantly garbage collection. Archival photoIn the «Green patrol» expressed the importance of separate waste collection in Moscow© RIA Novosti / Ilya Pitalev

The development of separate waste collection in Moscow it is necessary to solve the problem of landfills in the Moscow region, told RIA Novosti the Director of environmental programs of the public organization «Green patrol» Roman Pukalov.

More than 3 thousand points of separate waste collection was organized in Moscow, another 500 are planned in the near future, said earlier in an interview with RIA Novosti Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin.

«The development of points of reception of separate waste collection is a necessary first step to solve a chronic garbage problems near Moscow. The next step is the processing of waste into secondary raw materials — recycling and not incineration,» said Pukalov. According to him, in the Oryol region conducted an experiment in which managed to achieve a recycling 70% of waste. While in Russia on average for recycling is sent to 10-15% of waste.In the «Green patrol» expressed the importance of separate waste collection in Moscow© Infographicsrussia threat

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