Chemicals and Industrial Pollution

We work in the area of safe hazardous substances management by encouraging analysis of their distribution, possible negative environmental and health effects and promoting reduction of their use and subtitution with safer substances. We raise awareness of various stakeholders and engage in public education activities. 

All Chemicals and Industrial Pollution Projects

Innovative management solutions for minimizing emissions of hazardous substances from urban areas in the Baltic Sea Region (NonHazCity)
03/2016 –  02/2019

Baltic  pilot  cases  on  reduction  of  emissions  by  substitution  of  hazardous  chemicals  and  resource  efficiency (LIFE FitForREACH)
10/2015 – 03/2020

Preparation of updated national implementation plan on persistent organic pollutants
02/2015 – 12/2015

Environmental education: protect the environment daily - Ekologika 
08/2015 – 12/2015

Baltic Info Campaign on Hazardous Substances (BaltInfoHaz)
10/2011 – 03/2015

Baltic Actions for Reduction of Pollution of the Baltic Sea from Priority Hazardous Substances (BaltActHaz)
01/2009 – 12/2011

Control of Hazardous Substances in the Baltic Sea Region (COHIBA)
2009 – 2011

Developing Competency of NGOs in Chemical Policies: Potentials for Public Awareness Raising in Belarus and Russia 2009 Blended Learning Environmental Science in the Field of Biodegradable Waste (BLES) 
10/2007 – 10/2009

Nanotechnology capacity building among NGOs (NANOCAP)
09/2006 – 08/2009

Development of Knowledge on REACH
11/2006 – 03/2008


Older projects

Screening of Hazardous Substances in the Aquatic Environment of Lithuania
12/2005 –12/2006

Environmental protection in metal industry
12/2005 – 09/2006

Environmental protection in publishing industry
12/2005 – 09/2006

Environmental protection in wood and furniture industry
10/2005 – 07/2006

European Waste Sector Assistant (EUWAS)
01/2005 –12/2006

 Awareness Raising of Local Stakeholders in Transboundary River Basin of Lielupe-Muša on the Priority Hazardous Substances
03/2005 – 04/2006

Development and institutional implementation of a trans-national monitoring system for hazardous waste streams in the Baltic Sea Region (BalticHazControl)
06/2004 – 05/2007

Contact

Sigita Zidoniene
Chemical Expert
Tel. 8 5 215 9288
E-mail Sigita.Zidoniene[at]bef[dot]lt

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