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After the incident in Norilsk MOE treated sorbents two thousand "squares"

Rescuers treated sorbents (absorbent substances content) 2 thousand square meters of land contaminated after the disaster at CHP-3 in Norilsk, told reporters the first Deputy head EMERCOM of Russia Alexander Chupriyan.

"The previous day showed that the amount of work performed is significantly greater than in all the previous days: 853 cubic meters of oil-water mixture collected for the last day," - said Chupriyan noting that the same number was collected the previous time.

"Fetched 11.5 thousand (cubic meters) of soil contaminated with nefteproduktami, and removed for disposal, 2 thousand square meters processed for neutralizing sorbents", he added.

One of the tanks storing diesel fuel at TPP-3 (owned by JSC "NTEK", a member of the group Norilsk Nickel) Norilsk may 29 was damaged in a result of the rapid subsidence of the supports of the Foundation, a leak occurred about 21 thousand cubic meters of fuel. Norilsk Nickel believes the main cause of the accident, the warming in the permafrost, which resulted in the movement of the supports under the fuel tanks. On the territory of the Krasnoyarsk region introduced a state of emergency at the Federal level. On Friday, the emergencies Ministry reported about the localization of the spilled fuel.