It was previously known as Rastyapino until Within the framework of administrative divisionsit is, la codificazione da alcool Dzerzhinsk with three work settlements and eleven rural localitiesincorporated as the city of oblast significance of Dzerzhinsk —an administrative unit with a status equal to that of the districts. Modern-day Dzerzhinsk is a large center of the Russian chemicals production industry. In the past, the city was also among Russia's principal production sites for chemical weapons.
Owing to its strategic significance, this city was, until recently, officially closed to foreign visitors. Manufacture of la codificazione da alcool Dzerzhinsk chemical weapons started inparticularly concentrating on the production of lewisite —the poisonous effects of which are owed to its arsenic trioxide content—and yperite mustard gas. The factory producing these substances was called the Kaprolactam or Caprolaktam Organic Glass Factory, and in addition to its arsenic -based weapons, also produced prussic acid and phosgene.
Chemical weapons production at Dzerzhinsk ceased in Some materials were transferred to storage units, while large amounts of la codificazione da alcool Dzerzhinsk material—frequently containing high concentrations of arsenic la codificazione da alcool Dzerzhinsk buried in dumps on the site of the factory.
Full dismantling of the yperite facility was commenced in As ofthe lewisite production unit was still not completely disassembled. As of [update]Dzerzhinsk had 38 large industrial enterprises, which export their goods worldwide. About one thousand varieties of chemical products are produced in Dzerzhinsk. The largest factories, which exist as of [update] or existed in the past, include:.
The Blacksmith Institute also names sarinlewisitesulfur mustardhydrogen cyanidephosgeneleadand organic chemicals among the worst pollutants. Dzerzhinsk's environmental agency estimates that almosttons of chemical waste were dumped in the city between and Dzerzhinsk's City Administration, however, asserts that the Blacksmith Institute report is false, stating, for example, that since sarin had never been produced in the city, it cannot be one of the major pollutants.
Askhat Kayumkov, the head of the Dront public ecological organization, which was quoted as a source by the Blacksmith Institute, states that his organization never provided the Blacksmith Institute with data of any kind.
Furthermore, he does not believe that Dzerzhinsk is one of the most polluted cities in Russia, much less in the whole world. Additionally, a audit report by the Audiekometal organization, based in Moscow, asserted that, for the previous ten years, Dzerzhinsk had not made it to the top ten most polluted cities of the Russian Federation, and that the level of pollution in the city was "moderate".
In the end, however, despite the ecological situation in the city being at its best in the previous 80 years mostly due to bankruptcies and closures of the polluting factoriesseveral locations in the city pose a tangible ecological risk. These sites include the landfill, toxic waste burial grounds, and a so-called "white sea", composed of disposed chemical wastes. There used to be two towers, but one was stolen la codificazione da alcool Dzerzhinsk scrap metal in Dzerzhinsk is twinned with:.
Dzerzhinsk, Russia. For other places with the same name, see Dzerzhinsk. Coat of arms. Location of Dzerzhinsk. Administrative status. Municipal status. The largest factories, which exist as of [update] or existed in the past, include: Sverdlov Plant, FSE Federal State Enterprise manufactures munitions, battle and industrial la codificazione da alcool Dzerzhinsk, and chemicals for industrial purposes phenol-formaldehyde resin, epoxy resincarbamide-furane resin, plasticizers, hardeners of various modifications, nitrobenzenesulphanole, acetic anhydridevarious cleaners and detergents, as well as other products.
The plant is included in the presidential list of the country's strategic enterprises. This is Dzerzhinsk's largest factory. This plant produces corundum for lasers and other applications.
It is the oldest enterprise in Dzerzhinsk. Inthe plant was temporarily closed due to bankruptcy. Sintez, JSC. Produces acetonecarbonyl irondiethanolamineisopropanolmethylaminephenoletc. Orgsteklo, JSC previously manufactured specialist glass for the aeronautics market, currently in ? Irina VoroninaPlayboy playmate  Sergey Chigrakovrock performer and songwriter Natalipop singer and songwriter. See also: List of twin towns and sister cities in Russia.
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