The Federal Channel reported on complaints of residents from the Konoplino village, Moscow Oblast, about environmental pollution due to the suspended construction of a waste processing plant. It iwas noted that hazardous waste was stored near residential buildings, and environmentalists have already assessed the damage caused to the environment. The Investigating Authorities of the Main Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of Russia for Moscow Oblast are conducting an inspection.
The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia instructed Mr. Starikov A.Yu. Head of the Investigative Directorate of the ICR for Moscow Oblast, to submit a report on the situation. The inspection and results of the it are the subject to control in the Main Investigative Directorate of the Department.