The court forced the company to pay for squatting and littering the land in the Ivano-Frankivsk region shutterstock

The court forced the company to pay for squatting and littering the land in the Ivano-Frankivsk region

Katerina Belousova

Violations discovered during an unscheduled inspection in October 2021

In the Ivano-Frankivsk region, the economic court forced "AL-PRUT" LLC, which produces fruit and vegetable juices, to pay more than 259,000 hryvnias for environmental damage.

The enterprise arbitrarily seized the land and littered it, the State Environmental Inspectorate of the Carpathian District reports on its Facebook page.

Environmental inspectors discovered violations during an unscheduled inspection in October 2021. They calculated the damage for violation of the requirements of environmental legislation in the field of protection and use of land for a total of UAH 259,234.85.

The material noted that "AL-PRUT" will pay UAH 134,643.34 for unauthorized occupation of the land plot and UAH 124,591.51 for clogging this area with production waste.

Earlier, EcoPolitic wrote, that in the first half of 2022 in Ukraine, violators of environmental requirements caused damage to the environment by a total amount of 742.7 million hryvnia. There are 152 criminal proceedings opened.

As EcoPolitic previously reported, from 20 to 26 June 2022 violators of environmental legislation paid into the state budget over 1.4 million hryvnias fine, and also calculated losses in the amount of more than 3.4 million hryvnia.

Related
The Verkhovna Rada's EcoCommittee agenda for August 11
The Verkhovna Rada's EcoCommittee agenda for August 11

People's deputies will consider the letter regarding the statement of the environmental committee about the inadmissibility of activities on the russian federation territory of international environmental certification systems

New rules for access to the subsoil were established: what will change for business
New rules for access to the subsoil were established: what will change for business

Participants of electronic auctions must pay a minimum guaranteed contribution from 0.5 to 10 million UAH, depending on the groups of minerals

The shelling of the Kharkiv Institute of Physics and Technology caused billions in damages
The shelling of the Kharkiv Institute of Physics and Technology caused billions in damages

The experimental nuclear facility "Neutron Source" was located at the Kharkiv Institute of Physics and Technology

Violators caused damage to nature worth millions of hryvnias in half a year
Violators caused damage to nature worth millions of hryvnias in half a year

The biggest damage, amounting to UAH 43 million, was caused to the region's land resources