The city authorities and the environmental commission of Kamensky are ready for an open dialogue and constructive cooperation with the new owners and managers of Dnipro Metallurgical Plant OJSC. This was stated by the head of the environmental commission of the Kamensk city council Alexander Lukashov.
The largest industrial pollutant of the Kamensk PJSC "Dneprovsky Metallurgical Plant", is now bankrupt, is put up for sale. The city expects from the new owner not only the economic development of the enterprise, but also concrete steps to reduce the level of harmful emissions.
“The issue of improving the ecological situation in the city is under the constant control of the mayor Andrei Belousov. As the chairman of the environmental commission, I emphasize: we are open to dialogue and cooperation. I sincerely hope that the point of contact will be to improve the life of the residents of Kamenets and reduce the burden on the ecology of the city. DMK to become a partner of the townspeople, and not their poison, ”stressed Alexander Lukashov.
Now the company is preparing for an environmental audit. Recall that at the end of April, the city council made a decision to allocate the appropriate budgetary funds. Local deputies resorted to this step, understanding the difficult financial situation of the enterprise and its city-forming role. Nevertheless, after the tender, the procedure for the environmental audit of the metallurgical plant in Kamenskoye will begin in full, Alexander Lukashov said.
Let us remind you that on June 26 online bidding has been appointed for the integral property complex of the Dnieper Metallurgical Plant in Kamenskoye. PJSC "Dneprovsky Metallurgical Plant" is a city-forming enterprise which employs more than 9 thousand people. At the same time, DMK is the largest pollutant in the city. It accounts for 94% of the total volume of air pollution.