October 29th, 2009

Chemical `Time Bomb`- Press Releases

Reuters – 23 Sep 2009
Press Releases – EN_FR_DE_ES_IT – 23 Sep 2009
Polish – 23 Sep 2009
Russian – 24 Sep 2009
ChemieDE – 25 Sep 2009
CNW Canada – 28 Sep 2009
SCI – 12 Oct 2009 (Interview with John Vijgen)
Treehuggerblog – 21 Oct 2009
Ends Viewpoint: John Vijgen – Oct 2009

Ends Viewpoint

Chemical ‘time bomb’ threat – Oct 2009 (source: C&I Magazine)

For further information contact: John Vijgen, Director of IHPA

HCH Forum
October 10th, 2009

10th HCH Forum – Forum Presentations

Visit the Forum Presentations page and find near 80 presentations from the conference which was held in Brno, Czech Republic in September 2009.

Index of sessions:
Opening session
Section 1. HCH and other pesticides global and regional problems
Section 2. POPs management in the Czech Republic – experiments, …
Section 3. Pesticide waste management
Section 4. Obsolete pesticides and POPs – destruction technologies
Section 5. OCPs and other POPs monitoring, modelling, risk assessment
Section 6. Remediation of contaminated sites
Section 7. Public participation – capacity building
Section 8. Special workshop for Central Asia countries: Problems and initiatives for solutions on obsolete pesticides

About IHPA

The International HCH & Pesticides Association (IHPA) is an independent and non-political network of committed individuals that wants to draw international attention on the world-wide problems stemming from the production and use of HCH and other obsolete pesticides and its dangers for human health and the environment.

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