Water samples taken in the area of the accident on the main oil pipeline in the Vladimir region, fully comply with sanitary norms, told RIA Novosti on Thursday, the regional representative of the central board of MOE.
The accident at the main oil pipeline near the village of October Vyazniky area (143-km oil pipeline "Verhnevolzhskie oil" Nizhny Novgorod, Yaroslavl ') occurred at 21.05 MSK medium. Were immediately closed two valves — in Kovrov Vladimir region and one in Nizhny Novgorod region. Available PE installed 60 meters of booms that prevent oil in the water sources. According to MOE, the area of the spill was 985 square meters, the threat environment and the people there.
"Experts Vyaznikovsky laboratory Rospotrebnadzor October in the village water sampling conducted the audit showed that the water meets the standards," — said the source.
He added that the site has a second pipeline break in which to pump the collected oil.
As reported earlier, the Emergencies Ministry, emergency recovery and collection of oil at the site are divisions of Gorky Regional Petroleum Directorate has already collected 50 cubic meters of contaminated soil.
Completion is scheduled for 18:00 MSK.
To disaster management is currently involved 169 people and 81 vehicles.