27 April 2016, Wednesday, 13:38

Ministry of Ecology of Bashkortostan establishes a source of chemical smell in Ufa


UFA, 27 April 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Gulfiya Akulova/. Yesterday in Ufa unpleasant chemical smell was recorded in the air. Many citizens called the municipal rescue service with complaints. The Civil Protection Department of the capital applied to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology RB with a request to investigate into the situation.

As the head of the territorial Ufa directorate of the department Alfia Abzelilova informs, the state analytical control directorate  is engaged in examining the air quality. All over the city: it was collected the maximum number of air samples in Ordzhonikidze, Kalinin, Lenin, Kirov districts.

The results of tests are not ready yet. Whether the maximum allowable concentration of harmful substances in the air was exceeded or not, it will be known only in the evening today.