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17:01 November 25, 2015 | AirIn Armenia It is Planned to Decrease Use of Materials Eroding the Ozone Layer By 35 Percent
By 2020 it is planned to decrease the use of materials eroding the ozone layer by 35 percent in Armenia. This result must provide the second phase of
12:42 November 03, 2015 | Air | Vayots dzorNew Violations of Armenian Legislation Detected for Amulsar Gold Mining Project
New violations of the Armenian legislation in case of Amulsar gold mining project have been detected, as Environmental Lawyer Nazeli Vardanyan, Chairman of “Forests of Armenia” NGO said during
14:28 October 08, 2015 | Air | Vayots dzorIn Gndevaz Villagers Have To Walk Through Flowing Sewage and Simultaneously 'Enjoy' Stink of Poultry Factory Guano
Gndevaz villager, Vayots Dzor Region, has beaten an alarm signal to EcoLur in regard with the community sewage breakdown and the stink coming from Gndevaz poultry factory guano. 'The sewage line
16:04 September 18, 2015 | Air | KotaykImpact of “Aroghj Sunk” LLC on Environment and Affected Communities To Be Discussed in Byureghavan
On 19 September, at 11:00 a.m., the negative impact of “Aroghj Sunk” LLC on the environment and project-affected communities will be discussed at Byurghavan Municipality, Kotayk Region. The discussions will be carried out
12:40 August 18, 2015 | AirChemical Disaster in China (Photos)
On 12 August the explosions rocked the northeastern coastal city of Tianjin, killing at least 114 people, 772 people taken to hospital, at least 95 people are still missing
14:50 August 05, 2015 | Air | KotaykState Environmental Inspection Reached Decision to Suspend Byureghavan Branch of “Aroghj Sunk” LLC
On 30.07.2015 the State Environmental Inspection of Nature Protection Ministry reached a decision to suspend the operation of
18:16 June 03, 2015 | Air | Lori“Armenian Copper Program” CJSC Alleging For Residents’ Understanding: Alaverdi Town To Be Exposed to Intensive Impact of Chlorofluorocarbon for 45 Days
Alaverdi Town will stay for 45 days under the intensive impact of chlorofluorocarbons, as 45 days are needed to accomplish planned rehabilitation of the chimney and newly-built smoke pipe of Alaverdi copper smelting plant. In this regard, “Armenian Copper Program” CJSC Director
17:17 June 03, 2015 | Air | LoriSmog in Alaverdi Town: Copper Smelting Plant Chimney Not Working
Dense smog has covered Alaverdi Town for several days. The chimney located on the top of Koshaberdsar, Alaverdi Copper Smelting Plant owned
16:52 May 05, 2015 | AirGovernment Proposing to Fine Drivers for Exceeding Exhaust Gases by 100,000 AMD
The executive is propsing to impose fines for vehicle emissions exceeding the maximum permissible concentration, where the drivers will be fined by 100,000 AMD. At the same time,
16:07 April 14, 2015 | Air | SyunikOmbudsman Addressed Qajaran Dust Problem In Report
One of the Nature Protection Ministry’s dereliction of duties is non-performance of dust monitoring in Qajaran
15:32 March 16, 2015 | Air | ShirakArmenian Towns Which Exceeded Dust and Sulphur Dioxide Annual Maximum Concentration Permission in Atmospheric Air for 2014
Gyumri Town is in the first line exceeding the annual average MPC of dust twice. Ararat Town holds
15:47 November 19, 2014 | Air | SyunikAlarm Signal from Kajaran: Our Children in Hospital Because of Dust (Photos)
A resident of Kajaran town in Syunik region of the RA alerts that the town is totally in dust 3-4 hours a day. According to the resident the dust arises from Kajaran
15:11 September 16, 2014 | AirDay for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer in Lovers Park
In 1994, the UN General Assembly proclaimed 16 September the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, commemorating the date of the signing, in 1987, of the Montreal Protocol on Substances
11:56 September 04, 2014 | AirHealthy Mushroom" LLC Violated Environmental Legislation
"Healthy Mushroom" LLC has violated the environmental legislation. The employees of Nature Protection Ministry have carried out inspections
18:12 May 31, 2014 | AirIn 2013 Nature Protection Ministry Implemented 29 Projects Spending 2.4 Billion AMD
Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan noted that 129.4 million AMD was directed to projects combating air pollution with 100% performance of annual program, while...
12:44 February 24, 2014 | Air | ShirakPoverty, Mining and Transport Causing Air Pollution in Shirak
The use of different substances containing different chemicals for heating in winter season extremely adversely affects the air quality. During these months the concentration of...
11:57 December 13, 2013 | AirForest on Eve of New Year
The felling of pine trees will be banned starting from 13 December.“ArmForest” SNCO hasn’t cut down pine trees for sale. This year we gave 6000 branches for central Christmas tree in Yerevan and 3000 branches for the Christmas tree in Gyumri,” said...
11:12 December 10, 2013 | AirIn Memory of EcoLur’s Tree
Recently EcoLur’s staff detected that the tree near EcoLur Press Club has illegally been cut down. EcoLur Press Club guests...
11:52 November 28, 2013 | Air | Yerevan3797 Trees To BE Felled Down for Yerevan Road Construction
In 2014 3797 trees will be felled down for the road construction in Yerevan, out of which 3568 will be fruit trees, 61 - timber and 168 are decorative trees. Artashat community will lose around...
14:58 November 22, 2013 | AirMunicipality Continues “Improving” Yerevan Through Deep Pruning
Municipality Continues “Improving” Yerevan Through Deep Pruning