Morocco launches environmental police (video)

The Department of energy, mining, Water and the environment yesterday organized a ceremony to launch the environmental police in Rabat.

The missions of the environmental police include raising awareness of environmental issues and inspection, research, verbalise and detecting violations of the environment. For example, environment about deposits of waste on private or public property or transport of dangerous goods without permission.The penalties range from a fine of 100 to 2 million dirham and in exceptional cases even imprisonment. Once the infringement has been established by the environmental inspector, it is also responsible for determining the gravity of the infringement and the punishment for the offense.[video = youtube; kIQdKLar4Dg] https://www.youtube.com/watch? v = kIQdKLar4Dg [/video]

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