This project is funded by the European Union

Hazardous Waste

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Hazardous Waste

This theme was introduced under the new SWIM-H2020 SM and is intended to assist countries to implement their commitments under the Hazardous Wastes Protocol and address some emerging issues on hazardous waste including Toxic Chemicals (e.g. POPs) prevention and phase out. Activities cover technical assistance, guidance and training on strengthening the legal frameworks, reforming local taxation, authorization and monitoring, development and implementation of National Hazardous Waste Management Master Plans and National Special Waste Treatment and Disposal Centres, etc.