The State Environmental Inspectorate will soon inspect PJSC "ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih", announced on his Facebook head of department Andrey Malevany.
“We raised the issue of the construction of the III map tailing dump, where PJSC ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih plans to store and dispose of industrial waste,” he said following a meeting in Kryvyi Rih. - Last year, the State Environmental Inspection checked compliance with the requirements of environmental legislation for the construction of this facility. The enterprise (according to the results of the analysis of the environmental impact assessment) was obliged to develop an additional ATS in order to establish the effect of the tailing dump on the environment. However, PJSC "ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih" continued to carry out the construction without providing this document. ”
Malevany added that the Office of the State Environmental Inspection in Kryvyi Rih plans to carry out an inspection of the enterprise in the near future, including the construction of a tailing dump.
“The Office of the State Environmental Inspection in Kryvyi Rih plans to inspect this enterprise in the near future, including the construction of a tailing dump. I will additionally inform you about the date of the control event, "Malevany warned.
Earlier in ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih reported that the enterprise is being inspected by the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) in connection with alleged tax evasion and understated rent payments in 2015-2019.