Yesterday morning environmental management plan between the municipality and the Chilean company….
Yesterday morning environmental management plan between the municipality and the Chilean company Eathisa was signed. Through this agreement, which will last 150 days , the company Eathisa seeks to determine whether the placement of an outfall is needed to send the treated water into the sea or into the buffer zone of the refinery Eloy Alfaro, on site the Aromo . Through studies also determine the process to separate the chemical and biological water arriving at the oxidation ponds . Three months ago, said Aitor Elexpe , manager of the company , conducted an analysis of the waters of the lakes. These results demonstrated that there are two types of pollution. A corresponds to the fats and oils industrial water coming out of the factories in the city , which, according to the expert , should be separated , as they can not be treated in a biological process such as sewage , he said. investment . Mayor Jaime Estrada said the investment for this project is $ 2’585 .000 , funded by the refinery Eloy Alfaro. Next Thursday there will be a meeting between company executives Eathisa , industry Manta , neighborhood leaders and the Ministry of Environment . Industries located in the city are part of the problem of pollution discharges its waters, said Alfonso Vera , official environmental area of the municipality.