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In Norilsk at the scene collected 23 cubic meters of fuel / water mixtures

Experts have collected during the day of 23 cubic meters fuel / water mixtures on the spot of the accident at the power plant in Norilsk, since the beginning of the works collected 33 054 cubic meters, said to journalists on Tuesday the representative of the operational headquarters.

"During the day, collected the fuel-water mixture 23 cubic meter (total 33 054 cubic meter)", - said the representative oberstab.

According to him, in storage areas on-site CHP-3 removed 4 655 tons of contaminated surface soil (a total of 162 584 tonnes). The treated sorbent 4.7 kilometers of the shoreline.

On liquidation of emergency situations work 437 persons and 211 units. Aviation group – four aircraft.

One of the storage tanks of diesel fuel at TPP-3 (owned by JSC "NTEK", a member of the group Norilsk Nickel) Norilsk may 29 was damaged due to the subsidence of the supports of the Foundation, there was an emergency with a leak about 21 thousand tons 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. MOE reported on the localization of the spilled fuel. A criminal case was instituted under several articles of the criminal code.