Experienced inspectors surrounding the company discharged waste water with a high content of pollutants, but these faults were not a prerequisite for ecological disaster in Okhta, Leningrad region.
August 8, 2013 RPN published the results of administrative investigations into violations of the requirements for the protection of water bodies — the Okhta River.
Recall, first of July this year, local residents said on conservation organizations about the death of fish in the river Ohta. Specialists RPN together with the employees of the FBI, «Center for laboratory analysis and process measurements in the North-West Federal District,» visited the ecological disaster. After inspection of the river and the banks were sampled water from the creek and river Murinsky Ohta, also samples of wastewater from 2-releases of companies JSC «Scientific and Production Enterprise» Krasnoznamenets «and» Vodokanal of St. Petersburg. «
The studies revealed a high content of pollutants in samples of wastewater issues above-mentioned companies. With respect to these entities were initiated administrative proceedings. At the moment, carried out administrative investigations under Part 4 of Article 8.13 of the Administrative Code, report to the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources. But identified exceeding the discharge limits for these companies could not be of particular fish death.
Department of RPN in the North-West Federal District continues to verify the activities of all organizations discharging waste water found near the place of death of the fish.