The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Moscow Oblast, RSFSR, located 2 km from Voskresensk. Phosphorites are mined for the Voskresensk Chemical Combine. Because of the phosphorite deposits, the Podmoskovny Mining Chemical Combine was built in in 1962.
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