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Ministry of Natural Resources will separate collection of waste until 2012

Separate collection of waste will be implemented in the building of Ministry of Environment and its subordinate organizations by the end of 2012, said on Thursday the head of the state environmental watchdog Rosprirodnadzor Natalia Sokolova.

"In November 2011, Yuriy Trutnev (former head of the Ministry of Natural Resources — Ed.) Collected us on this subject. We offered him to the building of the MEP and all subordinate organizations introduced separate collection. He supported the idea and the department of public policy and environmental safety Ministry of Natural Resources has developed a draft order. We have already agreed on, and

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World Maritime Day

World Maritime Day (World Maritime Day) is celebrated by the Assembly of the Intergovernmental Maritime Organization (IMO) in 1978. Prior to 1980, celebrated on March 17, but later became a celebrated one day last full week of September.

In 2012 by the decision of the IMO International Day moryabudet celebrated on September 27.

Its goal is to attract the world's attention to pressing problems of preservation of biological, natural and recreational resources of the seas for future generations.

In addition to the protection of biodiversity waters to acute problems, as indicated by the World Maritime Day, include maritime safety, the

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Antidepressants in the wastewater is converted into fish asocial gluttons

Molecules of antidepressants and other psychiatric drugs active in wastewater affect the behavior of fish in the rivers, which merge into drains, making them less social and more voracious than their cousins who live in clean waters, environmentalists say in an article published in the journal Science.

"Under normal circumstances, perches are rather" careful "fish — they hunt together in large shoals. Such a strategy allows them to survive and grow in relative safety. But the fish that swim in polluted waters, tried to swim away as possible from the group and became more bold and greedy ", —

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Lack of funds does not allow to increase the safety of Ukrainian NPPs

One of the major challenges in improving the safety of Ukrainian nuclear plants is under-funding of the planned activities, the first vice-president of technical director of "Energoatom" Alexander Shavlak.

"The main problem — under-funding" — said Shavlak, speaking on Thursday at a meeting of the board of the State Inspectorate for Nuclear Regulation (GIYAR) of Ukraine. According to him, the successful implementation of the program of work of preventing the duration of the implementation of public procurement procedures and judicial red tape, and "unscrupulous bidders may block the purchase." Shavlak said that after the accident at the "Fukushima" number

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In Japan, a committee for the control of atomic energy

Committee for the control of atomic energy and obey agency created in Japan, they have to replace the existing system of management of the industry. The decision was taken at a meeting of the government on Wednesday.

Committee for the control of atomic energy should be a key institution that will conduct independent inspection, the safety of nuclear facilities.

Other previous system, the functions of control over the sector divided between two committees, one of which is subordinate to the government, and the other was with the Ministry of Industry — mostly lobbyists nuclear scientists were heavily criticized after the

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A ban on building nuclear power plants in Japan for ongoing projects

The Japanese authorities have stated that the ban on building new nuclear power plants to be undertaken under the recently adopted Energy Development Plan to 2030, does not apply to facilities, construction of which has already been initiated, television channel NHK.

Late last week, the Japanese government passed a new energy plan, according to which in 2030 there should not be left one operating nuclear power plant.

Among the main principles of the plan to ban the construction of new nuclear power plants. Another principle is the resumption of the work of those nuclear power plants that were shut

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Area of forest fires in the Far East every year more and more

Only three of the nine regions of the Far East succeeded this year, compared with the past, to reduce the area of the burning forest in the rest of the Far Eastern territories they grew up at times, reported on Monday by the Ministry for the development of the Far East.

As of 17 September, in the Far Eastern Federal District (DFO) from the beginning of the year registered 2.1 thousand fires a total area of 572.6 hectares.

"The worst forest fire situation has developed in the Khabarovsk region — area affected by fire here has increased by 15 times

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Radionuclides from Fukushima found no effect on human health

Scientific expedition discovered the contamination in the north-western part of the Pacific Ocean is a subject for study by experts, but has no relation to the impact on human health, RIA Novosti said the deputy director of the Institute of Nuclear Safety Rafael Harutyunyan.

Earlier Friday, the deputy director of the Far Eastern Regional Hydrometeorological Research Institute Eugene Karasev told RIA Novosti that Russian scientists have found of contamination in the vast region of the north-western Pacific Ocean at a distance of 500 to 800 kilometers east of the nuclear power plant "Fukushima-1". According to him, the content of radioactive

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Japans energy plan provides for the rejection of nuclear power plant by 2030

The Government of Japan, at its meeting on Friday passed a new energy plan of the country in which, by 2030, there should not be left one operating nuclear power plant.

The plan is based on three principles: the stopped now NPP, whose safety is confirmed by experts as appropriate, restore the work, but the battery life will be strictly limited to 40 years, while new nuclear power plants will be built. The program provides a smooth transition to other energy sources, including through active development of renewable energy.

This decision of the government in the first place, due to

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Wildfires in Russia are less MES group collapses

Russian Emergencies Ministry in connection with the stabilization of the situation with the wildfires in the country has reduced the number of night fire groups are almost 8000 people, leaving only 50,000, told RIA Novosti on Thursday, a representative of the National Center for Crisis Management (National Emergency Management Center) department.

Earlier fire in the RF group was reduced by more than 212,000 people, or 80%. "Now, fire safety provide 50 thousand and 16.4 thousand pieces of equipment, including 25 aircraft," — said the representative of the National Emergency Management Center.

According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the

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