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Table 4.6 Pollution of city soils by industrial toxicants

Observation spots

Pollutants (average/maximum content, maximum permissible concentration)

Pollution

degree

Pb

Mn

Ni

Cu

Zn

Cd

S

F

Kostyantynivka

5.4/

24

1.1/

1.8

*

1.0/

3.3

1.9/

5.7

3.1/

18

*

*

high

Mariupol

2.4/

10

1.7/

4.0

*/

1.0

1.1/

2.9

*/

1.3

*

*

*/

1.9

high

Ivano-Frankivsk

1.6/

20

*/

1.2

*/

1.0

*/

8.1

*/

2.3

1.0/

1.8

*

1.5/

2.4

high

Kyiv

*/

3.4

*/

1.3

*

1.1/

4.7

*/

1.8

*

*

*

high

Kryvyi Rig

4.7/

94

1.3/

4.5

1.8/

2.6

1.0/

5.6

1.0/

5.1

*/

16

*

*/

12

high

Illichivsk

2.7/

17

*/

1.6

*

1.0/

7.3

*/

1.4

*/

2.3

*/

1.0

*

high

Kharkiv

1.4/

6.4

*/

1.3

*/

1.1

*/

15

*/

2.3

*/

5.5

*/

1.1

1.4/

2.2

high

Vinnytsya

1.0/

8.0

*

*

*/

4.7

*/

1.2

*/

1.5

*

*

mean

Zaporizhia

*4.8

1.1/

5.7

*/

3.0

*/

1.7

*/

2.8

*/

1.5

*

*/

1.4

mean

Melitopol

1.6/

9.9

*

*/

1.0

*/

2.1

*/

1.5

*/

8.0

*

*/1.0

mean

Mykolaiv

*/

2.1

*

*/

2.0

*/

1.3

*/

1.4

*/

6.0

*

*/

2.7

mean

Bilgorod-Dnistrovsky

*/

2.1

*

*

1.3/

9.8

*/

3.6

*

*

*

mean

Lysychansk, Chervonograd, Shostka; Bortnychi and Nemishayeve villages in Kyiv region

Average concentrations are much lower or equal to maximum permissible concentration

Low

* Content of pollutants lower than maximum permissible concentrations