Waste

Household Wastes in Lori Region Won't Be Recycled
November 27, 2017 at 18:09 | Waste | Lori
On 23 November the executive approved the concept paper on solid household waste management (SHWM) in Lori Region, which plans to construct one regional sanitary landfill site in Lori Region in line with the EU standards. The new landfill site will
Temporary Warehouse for Obsolete Pests in Nubarashen Still Remains Open
November 13, 2017 at 18:29 | Waste | Kotayk | Yerevan
The issue of the temporary warehouse for the obsolete pests of Nubarashen still remains open. Nubarashen pest burial site is located in Erebuni administrative area, Yerevan Town, next to Jrashen, Geghanist and Mushavan communities. Here around 900 tons of pests are buried, which are classified
AEF: In 21st century international banks fund landfills with no recycling facilities
October 19, 2017 at 14:43 | Waste
In July 2015 European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Yerevan Municipality signed a loan contract of about 8 million euro (that will be granted to a company fully owned by the Municipality) for constructing a new landfill next to current Nubarashen landfill. Additional 8 million loan is given by European Investment Bank and another 8 million Euro grant by EU Neighborhood Investment Facility. The goal of this project is to
Chemical Safety Workshop
October 09, 2017 at 18:47 | Waste
On September 28-29, 2017, the workshop entitled "Public Participation in Addressing Chemical Safety Issues in Eastern Europe
Vararak River in Syunik Region in Antisanitary Situation
September 07, 2017 at 15:37 | Waste | Syunik
The Vararak River in Syunik Region is in antisanitary state, which is the left tributary to the Vorotan River. It starts from the south-east slope of Mets Ishkhanasar Mountain Top in Syunik plateau. The river is polluted with