Preliminary cause of fire at wastes landfill declared

Almaty. May 16. KazTAG - Chemical wastes have presumably caused the fire at the hard wastes landfill in the Almaty region.
"I think it happened because of chemical wastes," said Bagdaulet Alipov, spokesman of akim of the Karasai district of the Almaty region.
He said the landfill was given for rent for 49 years term in 2014. Now it is controlled by Kaz Waste Conversion.
As it was reported, the hard wastes landfill caught fire in the Almaty region on May 16 at 02.03.

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