Responsible for 'clandestine dump' in the east of Manaus is charged with environmental crime

Ação de fiscalização ocorreu devido a inúmeras denúncias de moradores que residem nas proximidades do local.
14/01/2020 21h14 - Updated 14/01/2020 21h14

Photo: reproduction

Writing AM POST *

A security called "Amorim Dump", name withheld, He was indicted for environmental crime after being caught, the Institute of Amazonas Environmental Protection (Ipaam), the clandestine dump, works from 2017 on the road to Cologne Antônio Aleixo, Industrial district 2, area east of Manaus.

The Ipaam also said that the owner of the land has already been identified and will also be indicted, in the next days, for environmental crime. The action was supported by the Environmental Police Battalion and Police Specialized in Crimes against the Environment (during).

According to the Audit Manager, Hermogenes Rabelo, the owner had been fined, and the land was embargoed. "Since 2017 the Institute has been monitoring the situation and evolution of this dump, and found that the activity continues, despite the area was choked. Now we wait for the criminal proceedings so that the responsible be severely punished ", reported.

nonlocal, security informed not be the owner of the dump, and he said it provided sporadic services to the owner. "He was sent by the police of the Environmental Police Battalion to provide clarifications on Dema", completed Rabelo.

waste - In the garbage dump were found household and industrial waste, and two tractors, one of them damaged and others used to shield the trash. The residues were still producing smoke due to the recent combustion.

Historical - The technical team was on site for the first time in July 2017, and on occasion was prevented from inspecting the site. In the same month, the team returned and gained access to property. During this inspection, it was found that the charge held unauthorized activity, for what he had choked the property, besides being fined R $ 309 one thousand.

Already in October 2018, to return to the "clandestine dump", the technical staff reported that the irregular activity remained. This inspection again were fines, R $ 1 million.

*** If you are in favor of a totally free and impartial press, collaborate enjoying our page on Facebook and visiting often the AM POST.

Contact Terms of use