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Governmental Services Conceal Information on Pollution of Atmospheric Air in Armenia
16:20 September 25, 2013 | Air
Governmental 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...
Qajaran Town Has No Atmospheric Air Observation Site
12:34 July 18, 2013 | Air
Qajaran 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...
Mercury, Arsenic, Lead and Cadmium Detected in Yerevan Air
17:20 June 21, 2013 | Air | Yerevan
Mercury, 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...
Forum of CIS Interstate Council on Hydrometeorology in Yerevan: Aviation and Meteorology
12:19 May 31, 2013 | Air | Yerevan
Forum of CIS Interstate Council on Hydrometeorology in Yerevan: Aviation and Meteorology
13th CIS Interstate Council on Hydrometeorology started its works in Yerevan. Participants from 7 countries, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Georgia, Lithuania and Armenia, are discussing issues connected with ensuring the safety of civic aviation pilots in aviameteorological aspect...
Fire at “Spayka”: Damage from Toxic Emissions and Wastes Estimated
17:52 May 17, 2013 | Air | Yerevan
Fire at “Spayka”: Damage from Toxic Emissions and Wastes Estimated
The government has reacted to the powerful fire occurred in 'Spayka' transportation company. At the government meeting of 16 May Nature Protection Minister Aram Harutyunyan replied to the questions...
Rock Musician: Lethal Doses of Dioxine and Mercury Emitted into Yerevan Atmosphere (Photo)
13:08 May 13, 2013 | Air | Yerevan
Rock Musician: Lethal Doses of Dioxine and Mercury Emitted into Yerevan Atmosphere (Photo)
Russian “Krematorij” rock group musician Armen Grigoryan addressed a letter to Armenian PM Tigran Sargsyan, which says, “Gigantic wastes of polyvinylchloride, polyethylene and other garbage are burnt round the clock in the territory of Yerevan...
Alaverdi Copper and Molybdenum Combine Smoke Pipe –Threat for Forests
14:46 April 17, 2013 | Air | Lori
Alaverdi Copper and Molybdenum Combine Smoke Pipe –Threat for Forests
“All the mountain slopes in Alaverdi are forest-free bushes, which are naturally rhe impact of SO2, sulfur dioxide, emitted from the mining factory (Alaverdi Copper and Molybdenum Combine), as during the roasting of copper ore mainly this gas generates...
Nature Protection Ministry Worried with Ozone Layer
18:25 April 05, 2013 | Air
Nature Protection Ministry Worried with Ozone Layer
The members of the college adjunct to the Nature Protection Ministry propose to ban the import of refrigerators and air-conditioners containing chlorofluorocarbon into Armenia...
Vallex Group Explains Breakdown Causes at Alaverdi Combine
18:04 April 05, 2013 | Air | Lori
Vallex Group Explains Breakdown Causes at Alaverdi Combine
Vallex Group has disseminated a press release in regard with the breakdown at Alaverdi Copper Smelting Combine, which says, “Taking into consideration the press...
Gas Was Not Strong Enough to Affect on Us
15:25 April 02, 2013 | Air | Lori
Gas Was Not Strong Enough to Affect on Us
The breakdown at Alaverdi Copper Smelting Combine was eliminated in two hours after it occurred. This is told by Alaverdi Aarhus Center Coordinator Anush Evoyan...
Breakdown at Alaverdi Copper Smelting Combine
19:10 April 01, 2013 | Air | Lori
Breakdown at Alaverdi Copper Smelting Combine Video
A breakdown occurred at Alaverdi Copper Smelting Combine. The video was shot by EcoLur at 25:25 on 30 March. The smoke covers inhabited parts of the town and it’s hard to breathe...
Yerevan Thermal Power Plant Didn’t Submit Documents to Environmental Expertise in Regards with Using Charcoal
11:06 November 13, 2012 | Air | Yerevan
Yerevan Thermal Power Plant Didn’t Submit Documents to Environmental Expertise in Regards with Using Charcoal
Nature Protection Ministry reply letter to EcoLur says that Yerevan thermal power plant hasn’t so far provided documents to environmental expertise in regard with using
Armenia Awarded with Diploma for Events Dedicated to 25th Anniversary of Montreal Protocol
15:40 September 05, 2012 | Air
Armenia Awarded with Diploma for Events Dedicated to 25th Anniversary of Montreal Protocol
Armenia was awarded with the diploma in regard with the events dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer. Armenia ratified
Our Town Is very Clean: Just Much Dust (Photo)
17:01 April 13, 2012 | Air | Ararat
Our Town Is very Clean: Just Much Dust (Photo) Video
The situation in Ararat is catastrophic, and we can feel this on our skin, but nobody talks about it… everybody knows that we have rather high percentage of cancer diseases
Alaverdi Copper Smelting Emissions Continually Discussed, But No Filters Placed So Far
14:06 March 29, 2012 | Air | Lori
Alaverdi Copper Smelting Emissions Continually Discussed, But No Filters Placed So Far Video
Alaverdi Copper Smelting Company, belonging to “Vallex” Company Group, has been operating years without any filters thus emitting into atmosphere sulfuric anhydride, heavy metals and compounds toxic for human organisms
In 2010 Everybody Breathed in 30 Kg of Harmful Substances
14:09 December 01, 2011 | Air
In 2010 Everybody Breathed in 30 Kg of Harmful Substances
According to the data of National Statistical Service, atmospheric emissions for 2010 made up
“Illiterate” People – Legislative Initiators
16:28 November 29, 2011 | Air | Yerevan
“Illiterate” People – Legislative Initiators
In May a group of “Country of Laws” Party and Republican Party members put forward a legislative initiative and suggested to ban
Atmosphere Pollution Rate Boosting Atmosphere Pollution Rate Boosting
14:00 November 22, 2011 | Air
Atmosphere Pollution Rate Boosting Atmosphere Pollution Rate Boosting
Emissions of greenhouse gases into atmosphere reached record-breaking amount in 2010, says the annual report of the UN World
63.1% of Emissions Due to Vehicle Traffic
16:55 November 18, 2011 | Air
63.1% of Emissions Due to Vehicle Traffic
In 2010 atmospheric emissions made up 263,900 tons, out of which 63.1% was generated by vehicle transport and
RA Law “On Preservation of Atmospheric Air” –NOT ENFORCED
15:19 November 11, 2011 | Air
RA Law “On Preservation of Atmospheric Air” –NOT ENFORCED
There are questions arising to competent official bodies, Nature Protection Ministry, health Ministry, Territorial Administration Ministry and Agriculture Ministry, for example, who should explain villagers they break the law, who follows the enforcement

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