Sanya Jiyang District Urban Management Bureau and Sanya Traffic Police jointly enforced the law to illegally collect and transport kitchen waste. Photo by reporter Liu Liping of Nanhai Net
Nanhai Net, Nanhai Net Client, Sanya, Dec. 1 (Nanhai Net reporter Liu Liping) Driven by interests, individual restaurants and private companies touting kitchen waste in private is widespread, which has caused the problems of "garbage pigs" and "ditch oil". On the evening of December 1st, the Urban Management Bureau of Jiyang District of Sanya City and the Sanya Traffic Police jointly enforced the law to centrally rectify the illegal acts of illegally collecting and transporting kitchen waste.
According to statistics, since the rectification operation in Jiyang District started in October, 35 illegal vehicles for the collection and transportation of kitchen waste were seized for two months, 2 cases were filed, and a total of 2,000 yuan was fined.
The owner of the kitchen refused to feed pigs and was detained.
At 8:35 pm, a tricycle full of kitchen waste whistled past Lizhigou Road. The stench smelled, and residents passing by covered their noses. At the traffic lights at the intersection of Lizhigou Road and Luobidong Road, the traffic police on duty stepped in and seized the vehicle. The owner, Mr. Dong, looked helpless. "I used it to feed pigs and did not do anything else."
Officers on duty seized illegal vehicles. Photo by reporter Liu Liping of Nanhai Net
Zhong Jinping, the captain of the Second Law Enforcement Brigade of the Jiyang District Urban Management Bureau, stepped forward and carefully explained the dangers of feeding pigs with kitchen waste, and informed the other party that in order to improve the urban and rural living environment and improve the quality of life for the people, Sanya is currently carrying out kitchen waste treatment operations. I hope every resident can cooperate.
Mr. Dong, who lives in Zhongcun, Jiyang District, told reporters that "the family's economic conditions are limited, and several pigs raised in the family usually eat recycled kitchen waste, which also saves costs. I really don't know that there are so many hazards." Subsequently, Mr. Dong Actively assist urban management staff to dump 6 barrels of kitchen waste into the sanitation truck, and promised to resolutely not recycle kitchen waste.
"Those individuals who collect and dispose of kitchen wastes by themselves and dispose of them on their own have little knowledge of the laws and regulations on the collection and treatment of food wastes in Sanya City, and many people simply do not realize that their actions are illegal." Zhong Jinping said. From October to November, Jiyang District provided punishment education to the owners of two illegal transportation vehicles, and the vehicle owners promised to stop engaging in illegal transportation.
Urban management staff dumped 6 barrels of kitchen waste into the sanitation truck. Photo by reporter Liu Liping of Nanhai Net