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Yokohama-shi press release document

September 6, 2017
Environmental Planning Bureau policy coordination department policy section



 



About here re-no confirmation in container unloaded in Yokohama Port 

 Expert whom ant was discovered in the container of Yokohama Port Honmoku-Futo on September 4, and Ministry of the Environment asked for
As a result of identification of niyoru class, here re-to that was specific foreign uncooked food was confirmed on September 5.
 
Individual confirmed at the time of discovery killed all insects and disposed. In addition, the neighborhood of confirmation point and container are one
Around point held for time, we installed Bate agent and capture trap.
 
In addition, here re-niyoru human damage does not occur at container work.


1 process

  Ship which carried the container concerned on board departs from port of Republic of Djibouti Djibouti on July 15
 
It is transshiped container in Sultanate of Oman Salalah Port on July 20
 
It is transshiped container in Chinese Ningbo (Ninpo) port on August 12
 
We arrive at Yokohama Port Daikokufutou on August 15 and unload container. We keep in container terminal until August 25
   We convey container to Yokohama Port Honmoku-Futo by land on August 25
 
We transship load on lowering, truck from container in Honmoku-Futo on August 26 and carry out
 
We return container which became empty to empty container depot in Honmoku-Futo on August 29
 
To repair empty container at about 10:00 on September 4; harbor transport company worker (following "worker")
          We were checking
internal damage point, and approximately 60 individuals discover ant in the container inside
         (we kill insects and destroy ant which we found by worker on the spot).

Because there was here re-no doubt when Yokohama-shi environmental science research institute identifies sample of ant at about 14:00, we report to Ministry of the Environment Kanto district environment office (following "Ministry of the Environment")

Yokohama-shi brings sample of the ant concerned into Ministry of the Environment at     about 17:00

The on-site situation is identified at about 13:00 on   September 5 by staff of Ministry of the Environment, the Motoichi staff, company

      Ministry of the Environment sends sample to expert in the afternoon

      It is confirmed with sample expert by night here re-dearukotoo


2 correspondence

・All the discovered ants were workers, and queen ant, egg, larva were not confirmed.

・We killed all insects by worker and destroyed ant confirmed at the time of discovery.

In addition, around point where the neighborhood of confirmation point and container were held temporarily, the Motoichi staff, company installed Bate agent and capture trap.

・Ant which lived was not confirmed by field work by the Motoichi staff of September 5.

・We are asking for confirmation on truck which conveyed load and load as of here re-gainaika after having told that it was discovered here re-ga in container transported from harbor transport company to transportation company and shipper.

 ・We alert to neighboring facilities, the harbor person concerned individually and hold information sharing in related organizations.

・We cooperate and cooperate with Ministry of the Environment and the harbor person concerned sequentially and, including place discovered here re-ga this time, carry out here re-no confirmation investigation.

 ・In container terminal and around discovery point that unloaded container discovered here re-ga this time, it is not discovered here re-ha in investigation in August of 68 harbor surveys by Ministry of the Environment and neighboring around 2km investigations.



To 3 outskirts inhabitants
(1) About precaution

・We may be stabbed when we stimulate here re-o.

・Prevent you from letting hand in place (soil of green belt or soil of lawn) where here re-ga may inhabit easily.

・When you found individual and nest doubted here re-to, please do not make stimulation (and you are going to step on ant and break hideout equal).

(2) About correspondence when we were stabbed

・At first please consult the nearest hospital if we make rest (20-30 minutes degree), and condition may suddenly change.

・On consultation, please convey "having been bitten by ant" "thing having anaphylactic (being severe allergic reaction) possibilities".


 

(figure) than place Ministry of the Environment news release document discovered here re-ga this time


Than place Ministry of the Environment news release document discovered here re-ga this time

(photograph) hiari which was discovered this time        Here re-discovery place (the container)
    Yokohama-shi environmental science research institute photography    City of Yokohama, Port and Harbor Bureau photography
Here re-Yokohama-shi environmental science research institute photography confirmed this time      Here re-discovery place (the container) City of Yokohama, Port and Harbor Bureau photography

※ The press release document text (PDF file ...304KB)

 

Reference
(thing about the here re-equal no extermination) Environmental Planning Bureau policy section environment promotion project manager Kumiko Ogawa
                                     
Tel 045-671-3830 
(thing about here re-equal no simple judgment) Environmental Planning Bureau environmental science study director Masayoshi Takeda Tel 045-453-2550
(thing about management of harbor) kowankyokukanzaidaiichikachoishikoku*ko Tel 045-671-7179
(general adjustment of here re-equal measures) General Affairs Bureau crisis control section manager Takushi Minato Tel 045-671-2062


※I send data by reply if I can have email on Environmental Planning Bureau policy section ks-tayou@city.yokohama.jp when data of photograph are necessary. (after mail sending, please call the reference mentioned above.)

 

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