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17:25 October 24, 2014 | Waste | YerevanMercury Available in Dust, Soil and Even Fruit In Yerevan
Mercury Available in Dust, Soil and Even Fruit In Yerevan
17:30 October 16, 2014 | Waste | SyunikZCMC Tailing Dumps Costing 10 Billion USD To Be Processed
‘Aylotig’ LLC intends to become the owner of the reclaimed Voghji and Pukhrut tailing dumps currently owned by “Zangezur Copper and Molybdenum Combine” CJSC, as well as Artsvanik tailing dump after is reclaiming and to
14:11 October 10, 2014 | WasteThree Tailing Dumps in Armenia Classified as Highly hazardous
Because of mining, 8000 ha of land areas are disturbed in Armenia, and another 1500 ha of land areas are located under tailing dumps. Around 1 billion ton wastes of mining enterprises have been
12:23 October 10, 2014 | Waste | Aragatsotn | Gegharkunik | Lori | TavushBuried Pesticides Under Examination in Several Regions
The NGO is concerned with the absence of safety measures for people and environment, “Pesticides may cause incurable damage to health penetrating into the organism with water and agrofood. They harm kidney, respiration and
18:12 October 09, 2014 | Waste'Specialists Warning about Harms from Fluorescent Lamps
Another problem that we would like to focus on is the increase in the volume of sales of mercury containing fluorescent lamps. In the view of absence of any regulation and
16:43 October 09, 2014 | Waste | LoriAlarm Signal from “Nazik” Tailing Dump in Akhtala (Photo)
The reclaimed tails of “Nazik” tailing dump continue polluting the environment near Akhtala monastery. “Nazik” tailing dump is operated by Akhtala
11:20 September 25, 2014 | Waste | AragatsotnYazidis Applied to OSCE Yerevan Office Head for Tukhmanuk Tailing Dump
Ambassador Andrey Sorokin, the Head of the OSCE Office in Yerevan, received “Sinjar” Yezidi National Unity representatives and discussed the construction
12:45 September 10, 2014 | Waste | YerevanAlarm Signal: Cultivated Land Areas in Noragavit Covered with Garbage
Noragavit area resident Edgar Nazaryan is beating an alarm signal to EcoLur that the cultivated land areas are covered with garbage in Noragavit.
16:13 September 02, 2014 | Waste | Vayots DzorNature Protection Ministry Approved News About Fining "Dundee Precious Metals Kapan" CJSC in Amount of 30,723,000 AMD
The Nature Protection Ministry has provided to EcoLur information about the problems and fines recorded in the tailing dumps of Armenia
17:29 August 25, 2014 | Waste | AragatsotnNature Protection Ministry Issued Positive Opinion to Project of Third Tailing Dump Submitted by 'Mego Gold' It Refused Previously
On 30 June the Nature Protection Ministry issued a positive opinion to the working project of the new tailing dump of Tukhmanuk gold dressing plant
15:35 August 21, 2014 | WasteRobots Made from Household and Technical Waste
The competition participants need various household and computer wastes as working materials, so organizers expect the support of our citizens
14:06 August 19, 2014 | WasteWhich Violations of Tailing Dumps Made Companies Liable?
On 14 August 2014 EcoLur addressed an enquiry to Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan about the tailing dumps in Armenia. The enquiry say
13:03 August 19, 2014 | Waste | AragatsotnTwo Hazardous Non-Reclaimed Tailing Dumps in Aragatsotn Region
The residents of Meliq villages have many times beaten alarm signals about the toxic emissions from these tailing dumps and the contamination of the agricultural products. Non-reclaiming of the tailing dumps is explained with
16:12 August 14, 2014 | Waste | AraratHeap Leach Facility Polluting Ararat Artesian Basin
Under the official data of the Ministry for Emergency States, this tailing dump with the projected capacity of 12 million cum was already full of the tails of
13:50 August 12, 2014 | WasteIf Mining Companies Don't Solve Problems with Tailing Dumps, Nature Protection Ministry Will Stop Their Operation
The problem here is complicated, as we didn’t see proper closed areas for animals not to
10:41 July 24, 2014 | Waste | LoriNature Protection Minister Detected that Tchotchkan Tailing Dump Operated with Violations and Drawbacks
During his visit to Lori Region Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan visited the area of Tchotchkan tailing dump owned by 'Akhtala ODC' and detected a
14:22 July 02, 2014 | Waste | Kotayk“AM-ESKA” LLC To Deal with Tire Recycling
The government will issue a license to “AM-ESKA” LLC for the recycling, neutralization, transportation and installation of hazardous wastes. The executive will adopt this decision at
15:51 June 24, 2014 | WasteIf Needed, Yerevan Municipality and Administrative Area Heads Working Operatively: They “Attacked” Sovetashen Landfill Site
the area has been leased by a foreign company, who will construct a garbage recycling plant in the...
11:35 June 06, 2014 | Waste | LoriAspiration System of Alaverdi Copper Smelting Plant With Defaults
Alaverdi residents can see that the 20-meter-long pipes on the top of Koshaberd Mountain 100-meter-long pipes located in the...
18:07 June 05, 2014 | WasteEcoLur Recognized Best Partner for WWF
“We would like to grant EcoLur this certificate and prize as the best and most active partner for WWF,” said ...