Monitoring

20 kg of mercury were dumped near the railway in Kyiv
20 kg of mercury were dumped near the railway in Kyiv

The mercury was hermetically packed and sent for disposal

Villagers blocked construction on a farm in the Lviv region. Video
Villagers blocked construction on a farm in the Lviv region. Video

People are afraid that a pig farm or a slaughterhouse will appear 50 meters from their houses

Forests of Ukraine continue to illegally destroy ancient trees – ecoactivists
Forests of Ukraine continue to illegally destroy ancient trees – ecoactivists

Only 8.5% of the ancient forests of Ukraine are under protection

Preparations for the construction of another mega-resort have begun in the Carpathians
Preparations for the construction of another mega-resort have begun in the Carpathians

The resort will be able to accommodate 18,000 vacationers at the same time

A case for pollution by pesticides lying in the open air was opened in Ternopil region
A case for pollution by pesticides lying in the open air was opened in Ternopil region

Silrada allocated funds for the disposal of dangerous chemicals

6 large-scale landfills were discovered near Odessa. Photo
6 large-scale landfills were discovered near Odessa. Photo

Three landfills of household waste were discovered on the territory of the Dachna Village Council

A community from Cherkasy found a way of alternative heating from waste
A community from Cherkasy found a way of alternative heating from waste

2 tons of pellets can replace 1 thousand m3 of gas

5,000 energy-efficient lanterns were installed on the streets of Vinnytsia
5,000 energy-efficient lanterns were installed on the streets of Vinnytsia

In 2023, about 7 thousand lanterns should be replaced

ArcelorMittal caused 87% of industrial air pollution in Kryvyi Rih
ArcelorMittal caused 87% of industrial air pollution in Kryvyi Rih

The concentration of dust in the air decreased by 23%

During the war, the volume of destroyed buildings reached 670 thousand tons
During the war, the volume of destroyed buildings reached 670 thousand tons

The reform of the waste management sector is now one of the priority directions for the Ministry of Environment

125 hectares of 150-year-old forest were taken under protection in Kyiv
125 hectares of 150-year-old forest were taken under protection in Kyiv

This is one of the few well-preserved natural forests in Kyiv

Air pollution halved during the month in Cherkasy
Air pollution halved during the month in Cherkasy

The formaldehyde content exceeded the permissible norms by 1.67 times