Suburban waste “Kuchino” closed

Municipal solid waste (MSW) “Kuchino” in Balashikha, which was discussed during the live broadcast with President of Russia Vladimir Putin, is closed. About it reports TASS.

According to the correspondent of the Agency, refuse on site is not. Entry gate to the unloading area of the landfill are closed, they installed a poster “Kuchinsky landfill closed.”

The landfill has arrived the Minister of ecology of Moscow region Alexander Kogan. According to him, the cost of remediation of the landfill may be around 4 billion rubles. “This is the maximum amount that can be. The final amount will be known after the draft. We define and design documentation, and all activities to be performed, including Geology and geodesy”, — quotes RIA Novosti his words.

“The landfill can be used for mountain descents, extreme Park. You can build various structures where people can engage in various sports”, — said Kogan. According to him, this will be the first re-cultivated landfill of this magnitude. “But there are such examples in Europe,” the Minister added. The landfill is planned to fit a sealed film to through it does not pass gases and backfilled with soil height from three to five meters, which will be planted with trees, said Kogan.

To close the landfill ordered by the Governor of Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov. As noted, the decision was made “pursuant to the orders of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.”

Putin on 22 June, has set the goal for the month to close the landfill, on which he complained to the people in a straight line.