The plant at Lipetsk, six workers were poisoned by ammonia

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Six workers of the factory «Belaya dacha», located in the special economic zone «Lipetsk» hospitalized with acute ammonia poisoning, told RIA Novosti the representative of the emergency services in the region.

«Six victims were taken to the medical ward Gryazinskiy on the hospital, all with acute ammonia poisoning, one woman for another — a bronchospasm. All workers of the factory «Belaya dacha» was on duty», — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to him, the poisoning was got by two men and four women, their condition is estimated as moderate severity, non-life-threatening. With the workers was also a master, but he was not injured.

The first integrated plant in Russia for production of French fries, constructed by a joint venture of the Russian group of companies «Belaya Dacha» and the Dutch-American Lamb Weston/Meijer, opened in the Lipetsk region on 25 April this year. The volume of investments in the project amounted to 8.7 billion rubles.

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