On August 23 at 20.15 to the radio telephone operator of May Day RO GU Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine on duty in the Nikolaev area the message from the watchman that in the farm territory "Chance" in compressor station there was a leakage of ammonia arrived. As a result of a microcrack which arose in the pipeline of a linear receiver, about 40 kg of ammonia flowed out.
For elimination of accident two offices of firemen on protection of Pervomaisk were attracted. By means of water trunks sedimentation and decrease in concentration of ammonia in compressor was carried out. At 22.30 accident was liquidated by bandage imposing on the pipeline of a linear receiver.
On a scene employees of May Day RO GU Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area, militia, city SES, crew of an emergency medical service, MF JSC Ukrtelekom, JSC Nikolayevoblenergo left. Threat to the population and surrounding habitat is liquidated.
About it reports the GU Ministry of Emergency Situations central processing unit of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area.