Prosecuted for dumping tailings factory

In Norilsk prosecuted after waste enterprise “Norilsk Nickel” in the river Kharaelakh, according to “Novaya Gazeta” correspondent who noticed the violation.

Criminal proceedings were instituted under article about the violation of rules of protection of the environment (article 246 criminal code) in the operation of tailings disposal production of Talnakh enrichment plant, owned by Norilsk Nickel.

Previously, “Novaya Gazeta” drew attention that the company was dumping contaminated with heavy metals water into the tundra, where it streams left in Kharaulakh river flowing into the lake Pyasino, which had suffered from flood more than 20 thousand tons of diesel fuel due to accident at TPP-3 of the Norilsk-Taimyr energy company, which is also the structure of “Norilsk Nickel”.

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