KYIV. Aug 11 (Interfax-Ukraine) – The Ukrainian government has approved a project on construction of a modern solid household waste recycling plant in Derhachi (Kharkiv region) presented by Kharkiv Regional Administration.
The government resolution was published on Wednesday.
According to the resolution, the project to build a waste plant with the waste collection system, utilization of landfill gas and generation of electricity was approved.
The total area of a land parcel is 39.6 ha. Construction of the plant is to be finished in 2019.
“This would allow considerably improving the health and disease situation in Kharkiv, Derhachi, Kharkiv and Zolochiv districts of Kharkiv regions, and the ecological state of the territory adjacent to the existing waste disposal zone,” the document says.
Waste sorting lines with an annual capacity of 40,000 and 80,000 tonnes will be also built.