In Arkhangelsk opened a case on the precedent of the river pollution, the damage amounted to nearly 730 million. The result of hazardous effluents killed more than 100 thousand fish.
The investigating authorities of the Arkhangelsk region concerned about environmental conditions in the region. This is due to the fact that in the river Catorize happened a fish kill. Law enforcement authorities conducted an investigation and learned that the accident occurred due to the fact that the local pulp and paper mill dumped waste water containing high levels of polluting agents in the river.
In consequence of this happened environmental emergency. Toxic waste water ruined 164 thousand fish. "On 7 may 2015 from the sewage treatment buildings, open joint stock company "Solombala pulp and paper mill produced waste water containing extra class of polluting agents in the river Historica. The result of the reset happened the clogging of the specified water body harmful drugs, which has caused mass mortality of fishes in the number of 164 thousand copies", - is told on the website of the regional Prosecutor's office.
Under this precedent, the local structure of law and order brought a criminal case under article "water Pollution, caused mass destruction of animals". Note that the maximum punishment under this article mean up to 2 years imprisonment.
The investigators also assessed the damage occurred emergency. To the best knowledge of the UK environment caused damage of around $ 730 million rubles.. among other things, investigators stressed that the authorities continue to carry out inspections aimed at establishing all the circumstances of the crime.
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