«Crimean Titan» stops production in Armyansk

© RIA Novosti / A. Solomonovicha in Photobacterium chemical plant «Crimean Titan». Archival photo«Crimean Titan» stops production in Armyansk© RIA Novosti / A. Solomonovicha the image Bank

Full stop production enterprise «Crimean Titan» will happen on 9 September, was announced during the operational meeting in the Armenian Director of the plant Andrey Akulov.

In Armyansk on Tuesday has been fixed excess of maximum permissible concentration of sulfur dioxide in the air. It was decided to suspend the operation of the plant «Crimean Titan» in two weeks. Aksenov said that the health of residents is not in danger, but all the children of Armyansk, send to have a rest in sanatoria and camps in other regions of the Crimea. Arrived in the city, the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova said that the treatment plant of the factory check out. A criminal case was instituted on violation of rules of handling environmentally dangerous substances.

«We are planning to stop the production process. Five of the eight furnaces still in operation, by September 8, stops another oven, remain in operation four, September 9 stop four, all furnaces,» — said Akulov.

About the pollution in the North of the Peninsula became known in late August. Because of the emission of pollutants 23-24 August on the roofs of houses and the leaves of the trees formed oily coating with yellow tinge. Cause of release, according to preliminary data, was the evaporation of the contents of kilocalories used by the plant «Crimean Titan» (the branch of LLC «Titanium investment»). Kislotostabilen previously updated with Dnieper water, in recent years, much shallow.