The purposes of the project are:
1) To identify and demonstrate environmentally-sound and cost-effective techniques for safe management, storage and/or disposal of obsolete pesticides, PCB equipment, PCB contaminated sites;
2) To protect the environment and human health by safely managing PCB contaminated sites and disposing stockpiles of POPs containing pesticides and PCB-equipment; and
3) To help Kazakhstan meet its obligations under the Stockholm Convention so it can contribute to global efforts to control toxic chemicals in general and in particular eliminate PCBs.
|Name of client||World Bank|
|Origin of funding||World Bank|
|Name of partners||ETI Umwelttechnik AG and CASP|