Environmental Permitting System in Bosnia and Herzegovina

From fragmented to integrated pollution prevention and control: comparative analysis of permitting…

Toxic Industrial Chemical Recommended for Global Prohibition Conatminates Children's Toys

Established in 1998, IPEN is currently comprised of over 500 Participating Organizations…

Toxic Ash Poisons Our Food Chain

This report was prepared by IPEN in cooperation with Arnika (Czech Republic)…

Chicken eggs as the indicator of the pollution of environment in Kazakhstan

Results of sampling conducted in 2013 - 2016 in Central Kazakhstan and…

POPs Recycling Contaminates Children's Toys with Toxic Flame Retardants

Report evaluates chemical analyses of toys and plastic products from 26 countries…

Toxic Toy or Toxic Waste: Recycling POPs into New Products

Summary for Decision-Makers Brominated flame retardants from electronic waste are present in…

Brief Review of Potential Technologies

for Addressing the Issue of Obsolete Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) and PCB Wastes…

POPs in Chicken Eggs from Hotspots in China

Report evaluates levels of contamination by POPs in chicken eggs. It discusses…

Chemical Plants as a Significant Source of Mercury Contamination in the CEE Region

Report evaluates environmental impact of several chemical plants, mostly chlor-alkali facilities in…

Opinion on the application of BAT in steelworks

ArcelorMittal Zenica in Bosnia and Herzegovina Stanovisko k aplikaci BAT v ocelárně…

Demokratija zaštite okoliša u Bosni i Hercegovini: posustajućim hodom

Alternativni izvještaj o provedbi Aarhuške konvencije u Bosni i Hercegovini

Environmental Democracy in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Limping Along

Alternative report on implementation of the Aarhus Convention in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

For Clean Air and Water

Five Battles for Better Environment in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Contaminated sites and their management

Case studies: Kazakhstan and Armenia

Aarhus Convention implementation in Kazakhstan 2014

Alternative country situation report prepared for the Fifth Meeting of the Parties…

Kazakhstan: no information, no public, no justice

Alternative report on Aahurs Convention implementation in Kazakhstan prepared by non-governmental organizations.…

Hazaribag and Gazaria Potential Mercury Hot Spots in Bangladesh

  This report focuses on industrial areas in Munshiganj district and Hazaribag…

ASGM and LSGM site: Paso Yobái in Paraguay

  This report focuses on the surrounding of the town Paso Yobai,…

Mercury in Fish and Hair Samples from Batroun, Lebanon

This report focuses on a Selaata and near city Batroun in Lebanon,…

Negombo Lagoon: A Potential Mercury Hot Spot in Sri Lanka

This report focuses on a Negombo lagoon as transition point of wastes…

Chemical and petrochemical industry site: Coatzacoalcos region in Mexico

  This report focuses on the area of Coatzacoalcos-Minatitlán, where a chlor-alkali…

Chlor-alkali plants: Neratovice, Ústí nad Labem and Some Other Chemical Hot Spots in the Czech Republic

  This report focuses on a chlor-alkali and PVC plant (Spolana Neratovice)…

Coal-fired Power Plant and Pulp and Paper Mill Site: Tha Tum Mercury Hot Spot in Thailand

This report focuses on a coal-fired power plant and pulp and paper…

Global Mercury Hotspots

New Evidence Reveals Mercury Contamination Regularly Exceeds Health Advisory Levels in Humans…

Chlor-alkali plant: “Kaustik” plant in Volgograd, Mercury Hot Spot in Russia

  This report focuses on a chlor-alkali plant “Kaustik” in Volgograd. Some…

Contaminated Site: Vlora Mercury Hot Spot in Albania

This report focuses on an abandoned chlor-alkali and PVC plant in Vlora,…

ASGM Sites: Matundasi and Makongolosi Mining Areas in Tanzania

This report focuses on artisanal small-scale gold mining (ASGM) hotspots of the…

ASGM Sites: Poboya and Sekotong in Indonesia

This report focuses on two sites of Artisanal and Small-scale Gold Mining…

Mercury in hair of fish eaters: Case studies from Tokyo, Japan and Rarotonga, Cook Islands

This report focuses on mercury exposure in humans from two Pacific Ocean…

Mixed industrial and waste site: Douala in Cameroon

This report focuses on the city of Douala, the largest in Cameroon…

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