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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
14:00 November 22, 2013 | AirEnvironmental Department Head Torturing Yerevan Trees
Environmental Department Head Torturing Yerevan Trees
16:46 November 18, 2013 | Air | YerevanNew Road Construction To Make Yerevan Air Pollution Have New Ranges
The construction of the highway joining Tsovakal Isakov Avenue and Arshakunyats Avenue will make Yerevan air more polluted. As the project EIA says, during the construction the following emissions
13:55 November 14, 2013 | Air | GegharkunikImpossible to Breathe in Fresh Air Even In The Country
Every year this time the grass in the fields and meadows are burnt down. Under RA Law “On Conversation of Atmospheric Air”, the remainders of vegetations in
11:46 November 13, 2013 | AirArmenia Intends to Curb CO2 Emissions
The studies in 2008 showed that through the investments into energy saving Armenia can save up to annual ..
12:46 November 12, 2013 | Air | KotaykWho Will Pay for Toxic Emissions on Charentsavan?
Nobody pays for these emissions and they are not considered in the figures of total pollution published by the...
11:59 November 05, 2013 | AirWhether Yerevan Thermal Power Plant To Be Operated on Coal from Karabagh
In one of his interviews given to EcoLur Emil Sahakyan, an expert in energy, said that the idea of Karabagh coal use for Yerevan thermal power plant is non-feasible, it has no technical solution and perspectives, as...
16:20 September 25, 2013 | AirGovernmental Services Conceal Information on Pollution of Atmospheric Air in Armenia
The Ministry doesn’t perform its functions, i.e. disseminating operative environmental information, which is, first of all, important for...
12:34 July 18, 2013 | AirQajaran Town Has No Atmospheric Air Observation Site
The resident complain that dust generated from explosions cover their town and they breathe in heavy and toxic metals...
17:20 June 21, 2013 | Air | YerevanMercury, Arsenic, Lead and Cadmium Detected in Yerevan Air
Dust load is rather high in Yerevan. In all seasons, heavy metals and first-hazard class elements- mercury, arsenic, lead and cadmium contain the dust...