Oil products content in Yakutsk landfill 3,4 times exceeded
Yakutia 24 TV channel: Specialists from the Center for Laboratory Analysis and Technical Measurement in the Far Eastern Federal District analyzed samples of oil products taken from a city landfill.
According to an environmental engineer at Zhilkomservis, the laboratory has established that the content of petroleum products is exceeded by more than 3,4 times. “The late fire at landfill was linear in nature and occurred due to the third parties setting fire to oil products. The indicated map of the landfill has not been in operation since 2016, it is covered with soil,” says employee Sardaana.
The fire signal at the city landfill on the ninth kilometer of the Vilyui tract was received by the duty officer on January 17. Over 100 tons of water, more than 2500 cubic meters of sand were spent to distinguish fire, 82 pieces of equipment involved: dump trucks, a bulldozer, loaders, water carriers, fire brigades. A fire was distinguished in a day.