In the morning, on the occasion of giving the results of the exercise conducted last May 8, 2013, they met in the hall of the Centre for Citizen Participation directors and representatives of AMPAS all schools in Sewell, along with experts from the Directorate General of Emergency, the Department of Planning and Environment and Public Safety, along with the mayor Sewer and deputy mayors of Public Safety and Planning and Environment City Sewer .
First to speak was Lazarus Mellado, who thanked the attendance of all and take the opportunity to briefly discuss the latest episodes of odors that occurred in previous weeks, revealing all the initiatives that had been undertaken and concluding with information that at no time tried to air pollution, something which was later corroborated by the technicians of the Emergency Department.
As indicated by the first tosher mayor, the City Council has given high priority to research into the causes of incidents and the possible consequences.
Similarly, he said that he was working to improve the information that is transferred to schools and colleges, as well as citizens in general.
Finally, he pledged to spare no means to get in Sewell quality air breathes and will work with other governments to improve coordination and eradication of the commune odors.
He gave the floor to the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Environment, precursor of the present meeting, which was convened by telephone before the Christmas holidays, in personal conversation with all school principals.
Gómez Hellin said in his speech the work being done from the Department, in coordination with the Directorate General for the Environment, in order to terminate the episodes of bad odors, pear which have launched various initiatives as they have been two studies carried market over the past year, in order to know the risks olfactometric Chemical Industrial companies, as well as air quality measurements made by four different parts of the municipality over 10 days in last December.
He then starred Maria Fernanda Arbaizar Barrios, Chief of the Civil Protection Department of Public Safety and Emergency, who made the presentation of what was to be the presentation of the results of the drill held last day May 8, 2013 with an alleged accident in the company Chemicals and Derivatives supposed PLANQUIAL activation (External Emergency Plan Chemical Sector Sewer).
To talk in depth everything related to the above simulation, as well as previously explained everything about the rules applicable to such accidents, spoke María José Iniesta Luján, Technical Management Department of Public Safety and Emergencies, who first clarified the type of incident in the last week with the episode that led to the eviction of IES Sanje.
He said that it was not at any time a chemical accident, so there was no risk to the health of people who perceived odor.
Then I made a very detailed account of everything that meant preparations for the simulation carried out in previous days, and all the ends of the accident caused by "escape and toxic dispersion of hydrogen chloride in the gas phase by ruptured hose connecting equipment with bottle in IV synthesis plant. "
To conclude the ceremony, there was a shift to questions from the audience were answered by technicians.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Alcantarilla