The burnout in Moscow
the Cause of the fire - self-ignition of means for bleaching of skins
The day before yesterday in the evening in Moscow in factory territory “ Russian furs “ (street Dokukina, 10) there was a burnout. The fire area has made 400 ì2.
the First message on a fire at factory has arrived in 17. 59. The one-storeyed building of shop in which processing of a skin by chemical reactants is made has lighted up and is located krasilnyj a site. In some minutes the first fire-fighting crews have arrived to burning shop. Its roof inflamed with tremendous speed, roofing material and a roof heater allocated a caustic suffocating smoke.
fire steels to fill in a roof with water from fire engines. But it did not help. To reach the fire centre, firemen had to climb on ladders. Fire managed to be extinguished only to ten o`clock in the evening.
investigation of the reasons of the happened is now made. Under the preliminary version, self-ignition of hydrosulphite of sodium which is used for bleaching of skins was a cause of the fire.
the equipment of factory and stocks of leather preparations has strongly suffered from fire. A damage put “ to Russian furs “ it is specified.
VLADIMIR - MARTYNENKO, SERGEY - DJUPIN