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Nitrates found in rural wells in Hlukhiv region
Nitrates found in rural wells in Hlukhiv region

The main source of nitrates in water is fertilizers that are washed off the fields

Plotva and Western Bug recognized as the most polluted rivers in Lviv region
Plotva and Western Bug recognized as the most polluted rivers in Lviv region

An excess of manganese, metallochlor, acetochlor, chlorpyrifos and SPAR was found in Plotva

1,000 liters of nitric acid spilled onto the track in Poltava region
1,000 liters of nitric acid spilled onto the track in Poltava region

The accident was eliminated by 21 rescuers with the help of 6 units of equipment

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

A tender for the disposal of 175 tons of pesticides was announced in the Odessa region
A tender for the disposal of 175 tons of pesticides was announced in the Odessa region

The contractor must complete disposal by December 25, 2023

A pesticide dump that had been lying open for half a century was removed in Odesa
A pesticide dump that had been lying open for half a century was removed in Odesa

13.4 million hryvnias were spent on the liquidation of poisonous chemicals in Odesa OVA

Tons of toxic chemicals have been lying in the open air in Odesa for 45 years
Tons of toxic chemicals have been lying in the open air in Odesa for 45 years

Odesa OVA assured that they understand the importance and urgency of the problem of disposal of hazardous waste

1 billion UAH to be spend on nature conservation in Ukraine in 2024
1 billion UAH to be spend on nature conservation in Ukraine in 2024

293 million hryvnias are planned to be spent on preserving and reproducing forests and nature reserves

Chemical contamination and helminths were found in the water in Vinnytsia
Chemical contamination and helminths were found in the water in Vinnytsia

In reservoirs for drinking water supply, 4.4% of samples were infected with helminths, and in 2022 – 0%

The planet has become dangerous for the survival of mankind – scientists
The planet has become dangerous for the survival of mankind – scientists

The limit of climate change was overcome more than 30 years ago