Construction of waste sorting plant in the area of the landfill Trostenets scheduled for completion in April 2017. This was reported today the First Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of Ia Malkina during an online conference on the BelTA website.
"From April 2016 under construction waste recycling sorting plant near the existing landfill of municipal solid waste Trostenets capacity of 100 thousand tons per year Construction work is scheduled for completion in April 2017..", - Explained Ia Malkina.
Trostenets was built in order to reduce the burden on landfill North. ". The construction of the 2nd stage Trostenets landfill, located in Pine near the village, has been completed facility was commissioned in July this year and takes the waste for disposal", - she said.
North Landfill for disposal of solid municipal waste in operation since 1981. It takes on disposal of the waste from the Minsk and Minsk region. "Right now, the landfill is operating on the basis of authorization documents certifying the right of temporary use of land: the Minsk Regional Executive Committee in September 2015 extended the municipal unitary enterprise for waste management" Ecores "term use of this land in the Minsk region until 1 January 2018.", - said the first deputy minister.
Ia Malkina stressed that the territorial bodies of the Ministry of Environment are constantly carrying out control measures to comply with environmental regulations in the operation of this facility.