It took place the awareness raising workshop in the Ministry of Environment with representatives of organizations importing mercury-containing light bulbs.
In the course of the meeting, information was presented, according to which, to accomplish the obligations assumed by the Republic of Armenia under the Minamata Convention on Mercury, it is envisaged to embark on phasing out of certain mercury-containing products by 2020, including mercury-containing light bulbs.
of the Ministry
Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body was defined as a subordinate body to the Government by the RA law on “State administration system bodies” adopted on March 23, 2018, thus citizens may send their calls and applications to the Head of the Inspection Body (Address: 46 Charenc, Yerevan, tel. 011-81-85-92).