Реализация Стокгольмской конвенции о стойких органических загрязнителях в Республике Беларусь
We welcome you at the site dedicated to the solution of the problem of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in Belarus.
The principle objective of the site is to provide the organizations and people interested in solving the problem of POPs with the information on POPs, their impact on people’s health and environment, current situation with POPs in Belarus, environmentally sound management and handling of POPs, modern technologies of POPs destruction and measures taken in Belarus to reduce and prevent the POPs impact.
We hope that this information resource will help you get the necessary data on the POPs problem and the ways of its solution. Please, send your comments and proposals related to the improvement of the site to the following e-mail address: ecoin@tut.by

What is POP?
Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are primal and secondary industrial products. They include a group of extremely persistent synthetic substances ...
Environmental impact of POPs
POPs are a global problem. Contamination is becoming universal: pesticides contaminate soil and plants, industrial sewage pollutes waters, burning
POPs impact on human health
The main distinction of POPs from the majority of other pollutants is their ability to stay in the environment for many decades and be transferred along food chains ...
Prevention and reduction of adverse effects of persistent organic pollutants on health
Measures that can be taken to prevent and reduce the adverse effects of POPs on
The GEF Small Grants Programme The website has been designed as part of the GEF/UNDP Small Grants Program "Raising the public awareness and exchange of information about POP within the framework of the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)"