Dumps: official and unofficial

The largest landfills in Ukraine

Annually, according to official figures, Ukrainians produce 11 million tons of garbage, which is about 300 kg per person. Almost all garbage in Ukraine is landfilled. Only 3% of waste is recycled in the country. According to the Ministry of Ecology, Minregionstroy and ecologists, the area of ​​all landfills in Ukraine is more than 10 […]

Damage from the contamination of the landfill site in Drohobych was estimated at 3 million UAH

Samples of soil taken at the territory of KP “Municipal Enterprise” showed an excess of the content of a number of substances, which caused a loss of 3 million hryvnia. This was written by Acting Head of the State Environmental Inspectorate of Ukraine Yegor Firsov on his Facebook page, reports UNN. “Inspectors of DEI in […]

Lutsk on the brink of environmental disaster: Bristol Landfill – Overcrowded

The landfill in the village of Bryshche, Lutsk district, has completely exhausted its capacity, there is virtually no place to store waste. Searches for new landfill sites are unsuccessful. The situation with landfills in Lutsk is catastrophic, it is on the verge of an environmental catastrophe. Thus, in the near future waste will be exported […]

Novoyavorivske landfill.

Novoyavorivske landfill.