In accordance with the mission of the Chief state sanitary doctor of the Brest region from 05.08.2019 No. 4 specialists of the Brest regional Cheios, with the participation of the members of the working group to study issues relating to the operation of Belinvesttorg-Splav LLC created by the decision of the Deputy Minister – Chief state sanitary doctor of the Republic of Belarus from 26.07.2019 No. 55, in the period from 06.08.2019 for 07.08.2019 activities conducted for the study and evaluation of compliance with the standards of working conditions in the enterprise, as well as assessment of the impact of plant activity on the environment and public health.
The laboratory of the Brest regional Cheios carried out studies of the content of polluting substances in the atmospheric air and chemicals in soil at the border of sanitary protection zone of IPower LLC, and also on the boundary of the nearby settlements. The results of these studies the excess is not revealed.
In 2008 the decision was made to implement the project "Creation of a full cycle of production of storage batteries in the Republic of Belarus". The first step in achieving the objectives was the implementation of the investment project on creation of the smelter. The plant Belinvesttorg-Splav LLC, engaged in the recycling of used batteries and the production of branded lead and alloys began its operations in 2013.
The implementation of the investment project for the construction of a battery plant IPower LLC became a subject of discussion not only within Belarusian society, but also in the circles of the professional community in the countries of the CIS and Europe. The emergence of new production, as the unknown, causes suspicion and fear. In Europe, however, such enterprises produce products for many years and the development of battery industry in the Republic of Belarus is generating interest from the accumulator of the global community.
The state educational INSTITUTION Republican centre of the state ecological examination and improvement of professional skill of executives and experts of Ministry of natural resources issued a formal opinion about ecological expertise on the project Battery plant IPower LLC with its own boiler to natural gas, address: Brest district, of FEZ Brest, Airport region . Changes from 16.07.2019.
In the framework of social-hygienic monitoring laboratory of the Brest regional Cheios continues sampling and laboratory studies of contaminants in ambient air (lead, nitrogen dioxide, sulfur dioxide, particulate matter, formaldehyde, carbon monoxide) and chemical substances in the soil (total lead content and the concentration of mobile forms of lead) on the border of the sanitary protection zone of OOO "IPower" and on the border (territory) of nearby settlements.