President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko on Friday, October 20, declared the need to develop long-term programs for innovations in waste destruction and closure of landfills, dramatically otrokov Belarusian officials for what the mountain of garbage near Minsk even visible from outer space, BelTA informs.
“The most acute problem for our capital. At the site “North” for the period of its operation since 1981, buried 25 million tonnes of waste, more than seven times higher than the design load. And the mountain of waste already visible at the entrance to the city for several tens of kilometers. And from space very clearly,” said the Belarusian head of state.
The Belarusian leader also noted that the country is important and necessary to implement innovative approaches to waste disposal, particularly to burn it and get energy.