In St. Petersburg was hospitalized two more students after poisoning with mercury vapors

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotoreceptori ambulance. Archival photoIn St. Petersburg was hospitalized two more students after poisoning with mercury vapors© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Two 10-year-old students were hospitalized after poisoning with mercury vapors in St. Petersburg, the press service of the interior Ministry for St. Petersburg and Leningrad region.

Earlier it was reported that he was hospitalized 10-year-old boy with acute poisoning mercury vapor and coryza.

«October 15, police received reports of hospitalization of the two 10-year olds with acute poisoning with mercury vapors, in a satisfactory condition. According to the victims, 28 Sep their classmate brought into the school yard on the street Dybenko mercury», — is spoken in the message.

Currently, the police are checking.

Previously, the Department of Rospotrebnadzor for St. Petersburg reported that in the premises and on the Playground of school №339 on the street Dybenko found to exceed the mercury vapor concentration. In particular, the excessive concentrations of mercury vapor on the stairs from 1st to 4th floor up to 1.7 times, in room # 26 to 2 times, on the Playground skateboard with the surface of the coating is recorded excess of MPC in 30 times. Access for students and staff in contaminated premises was prohibited, organized demercurization of polluted areas and the dismantling of the site for skateboard. It was reported that school was not canceled.

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