MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The Novosibirsk Environmental Prosecutor’s Office carried out an audit of compliance with the legislation on environmental protection.
It has been established that the municipal unitary enterprise of Novosibirsk “Office of the customer for the construction of underground transport facilities” discharged wastewater into water bodies through storm sewers in excess of the maximum permissible concentrations of harmful (polluting) substances, including oil products and suspended solids. As a result of such actions, water bodies were damaged in the amount of more than 1.1 million rubles.
The prosecutor’s office sent a statement of claim to the court to recover from the legal entity the amount of damage caused. The requirements of the supervisory authority have been satisfied.
Thanks to the prosecutor’s intervention, the enterprise fully compensated for the damage caused and took measures to prevent such violations of environmental legislation.
This and other news can be found on the information and communication service of the General Prosecutor’s Office of the Russian Federation “EFIR” at: air.General Prok.Gov.ru
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