Because of the strong wind, the ash and slag can fly to the houses.
In Kiev there was a dangerous situation on the CHP-4 (lake Fever). So, due to the lack of snow and water cover the situation when the surface of the ash pond the wind may be at risk of blowing dust clouds. Then the air gets fine fraction of slag and ash that poletit to homes and infrastructure.
Now in the city, measures are taken to prevent this: the ash pond arrived fire engines, which flood it with water.
“Established protective water curtain in the air and implemented irrigation water sections of the ash dump and adjacent territories”, – reported in the district administration. Also the leadership of CHP was obliged to strengthen the irrigation of the ash dump.
Also in the Dnieper, the RGA clarified that in case of danger of complications and deterioration of atmospheric air, it is necessary to limit the stay in the open air, ensure tight closing of Windows and doors, and use the means of collective and individual protection.
As you know, CHP for many years the ash dumps near the lakes on the street zdolbunivska.
“During the wind (it) ash around the densely built area. Breathe it tens of thousands of people. In homes with black window sills, window open is not recommended strongly. To breathe this dust – to bring death accelerated pace. When the ash pond was created in 1956, its sanitary zone was determined at 2.5 km. This area was indeed a wilderness with no visible prospects of its development. Now houses close to the dump on 160 meters,” – said Igor Lyashenko, Director of the Center for design studies “standard of living”.