The concentration of hydrogen sulfide in Moscow Kapotnya exceeded the 51 times


In the capital area Kapotnya recorded a sharp increase in hydrogen sulfide content in the atmosphere. On Wednesday, may 17, “Interfax” reported in “Mosekomonitoring”.

It is noted that, according to the observations of automatic stations, 1:00 GMT the maximum permissible concentration (MPC) of hydrogen sulfide was exceeded in 51.4 times, but by 6:00 MPC was exceeded only by 2.9 times.

The press service of the Moscow oil refinery, located in Kapotnya, the Agency reported that, according to the integrated system of environmental monitoring, the exceedances of the pollutants was not. All objects of the plant are working normally.

On the night of 14 may, the station automatic monitoring recorded a 17-fold excess of MPC of hydrogen sulfide in the district of Orekhovo-Borisovo Yuzhnoye.