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1 Yerevan State University – The Department of Ecology and Nature Protection of the Faculty of Biology - 2022
2 National Polytechnic University of Armenia. The Faculty of Chemical Technologies and Environmental Engineering - 2022
3 Mkhitar Sebastatsi Educational Complex - 2022
4 Armenian National Agrarian University - 2022
5 American University of Armenia Acopian Center for the Environment - 2022
6 Hetq Online Published by the Association of Investigative Journalists NGO, Hetq Online covers a wide range of issues in Armenia and the region. 2022
7 EcoNews (ARM) “Econews.am” highlights the global and local environmental problems and challenges. 2022
8 Fact Investigation Platform (FIP.am) FIP.am is an independent fact-checking media founded by “Union of Informed Citizens” consulting NGO. The main goal of FIP.am is to disclose the information published by officials, official bodies, and the media. 2022
9 Ecolur – Environmental News Website “EcoLur” is an informational resource and provides information to the public through www.ecolur.org web site throw EcoLur Network, and through www.ecolur.org/blog and Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube social networks. 2022
10 Urban Foundation for Sustainable Development The Foundation’s mission is to promote the sustainable and harmonic development of Armenian communities through fostering local democracy, improving quality of life and developing regional collaboration. The organization built a facility in Kapan producing construction materials from recycled plastic waste. 2022
11 Maqur Goris NGO The organization recycles plastic. 2022
12 Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Development of Communities” NGO The organization organizes solid waste separation in different state agencies and educational institutions to send the waste for recycling. 2022
13 Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets The organization initiates events to raise awareness in the spheres of environment and waste as well as organizes recycling projects. Due to these projects, the petals of the flowers laid at the Genocide Memorial are used to derive compost and the stems – to make handmade recycled paper. 2022
14 Eco aghb Civil Initiative The organization systematizes the sorting of waste and send to recyclers. 2022
15 “Armenia Tree Project” Foundation The organization based in Woburn and Yerevan conducts vitally important environmental projects in Armenia’s cities and villages and seeks support in advancing its reforestation mission. 2022
16 Armenian Women for Health and Healthy Environment NGO The organization conducts research, laboratory studies and monitoring in the sphere of pesticides, particularly POPs in order to find their impact on human health. 2022
17 Armenian Environmental Network The organization aims to facilitate tangible contributions to Armenia’s sustainable development by increasing awareness of and supporting solutions to environmental issues in Armenia. 2022
18 Armenian Environmental Front Civil Initiative The purpose of AEF is the protection of the environment, as well as ensuring social justice through harmonious development with nature. For realizing these goals, AEF oversees the work of governmental bodies that are responsible for the protection and recovery of nature. 2022
19 “Graphene-Shin” LLC Ruber scrap 2022
20 “AM-ESKA” LLC Rubber, Tires, Oils 2022
21 “Poly-Serv” LLC Polymers 2022
22 “Plastic” OJSC Polymers 2022
23 “Oval Plast” LLC Polymers 2022
24 “Eco Plast” LLC Polyethylene, PP 2022
25 “Plast Shin” CJSC Plastics (to create building components) 2022
26 “Clean Land” LLC PET, Cardboard 2022
27 “Softex” LLC Paper, Cardboard 2022
28 “Karton-Tara” LLC Paper, Cardboard 2022
29 “Vladimir Avagyan” S/P Paper 2022
30 “Vazgen Abgaryan” LLC Paper 2022
31 “Vahag” S/P Paper 2022
32 “Stalactite” LLC Paper 2022
33 “Maxis” LLC Paper 2022
34 “Ishkhan&Andranik” LLC Paper 2022
35 “H-Groups” LLC Paper 2022
36 “JB Technologies” LLC Organic (waste cooking oil to fuel) 2022
37 “Euroterm” CJSC (Noyan) Organic (vegetable and fruit waste to compost) 2022
38 “Lusakert biogas” Organic (poultry manure to biogas) 2022
39 “Healthy Mushroom” LLC Organic (poultry manure to biogas) 2022
40 “Pambak biogas” Organic (caw manure to biogas) 2022
41 “Geghamasar biogas” Organic (caw manure to biogas) 2022
42 “Areguni biogas” Organic (caw manure to biogas) 2022
43 “ORWACO” CJSC Organic (caw manure and straws to vermicompost) 2022
44 “Shimizu” Corporation Methane recovery from landfill 2022
45 Rusal” CJSC Metals, Hazardous (batteries) 2022
46 “Metexim” LLC Metals, Hazardous (batteries) 2022
47 “Edmet” LLC Metals, Hazardous (batteries) 2022
48 “Nikol Duman Smelter” LLC Metals 2022
49 “M.N.G. Trading” LLC Metals 2022
50 “KAP” LLC Metals 2022
51 “Dzulakentron” OJSC Metals 2022
52 “Armavir Machining Factory” OJSC Metals 2022
53 “Armenian Molybdenum Production” LLC Metals 2022
54 “Arm Plast” LLC HDPE, PE, LDPE, PP 2022
55 “Ecoprotect” LLC Hazardous (medical waste to incineration) 2022
56 “Ekologia V.K.H.” LLC Hazardous (incinerating medical and recover metals) 2022
57 “Osipyan” LLC Glass (white) 2022
58 “Saranist” LLC Glass 2022
59 Yerevan Municipality Communal Services 2022
60 Center of Expertise for Environmental Impact Assessment SNCO (ARM) 2022
61 Department for Waste Registration, Classification and Technology Examination Environmental Monitoring and Information Center SNCO (ARM) 2022
62 Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body Department of Control over Water, Air, Soil, Waste and Pollutants 2022
63 Ministry of Education and Science Science Committee of the Ministry of Education and Science 2022
64 Ministry of Emergency Situations Service of the Hydrometeorology and Active Influence on Atmospheric Phenomena SNCO 2022
65 Ministry of Emergency Situations Rescue Service Radiation, Chemical and Biological Monitoring Unit (ARM) 2022
66 Ministry of Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources Water Committee 2022
67 Ministry of Agriculture Agrochemical Service SNCO 2022
68 Ministry of Agriculture Food Security Division 2022
69 Ministry of Agriculture Department of Land Use and Melioration 2022
70 Ministry of Agriculture Department of Land Use and Melioration Food Security Division Agrochemical Service SNCO 2022
71 Ministry of Nature Protection Hazardous Substances and Waste Policy DivisionWaste and Atmosphere Emissions Management Agency 2022
72 UNIDO, Ministry of Nature Protection, Global Environment Facility Project of building municipal waste sorting facility near the landfill in Ararat Marz 2018
73 Development Strategy for Ecological Education and Upbringing by the Ministry of Nature Protection Confirmed on February 22, 2018 (ARM) 2018
74 Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development, German Development Bank (KFW) Vanadzor Solid Waste Management Project 2017
75 Ministry of Nature Protection, UNECE, Regional Environmental Centre for the Caucasus (REC Caucasus) Joint initiative on the Strategic Environmental Assessment for Solid Waste Management Sector in Armenia within the Framework of the Greening Economies in the European Union’s Eastern Partnership Countries Project(EaP GREEN) 2016
76 Yerevan Municipality, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, European Investment Bank, European Neighbourhood Investment Tool, Eastern Europe Energy Efficiency and Environment Partnership (E5P) 2015
77 UNDP and Ministry of Nature Protection Program for the elimination of obsolete pesticide stockpiles and solutions for areas contaminated with POPs 2015
78 RA Government, Asian Development Bank and Yerevan Municipality Creation of Urban Development Investment Program Implementation Office, which realizes the Sustainable Urban Development Investment Program with funds provided by Asian Development Bank. One of the programs is Yerevan Solid Waste Management Plan 2013
79 Ministry of Urban Development and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Environmental and Social Research Grant for Kotayk Solid Waste Management Project (2011). Activities were confirmed between the Ministry and EBRD in 2014. 2011
80 OSCE Office in Yerevan and RA Ministry of Emergency Situations Research on the pollution rate of obsolete pesticide stockpiles and persistent organic pollutants and their effect on the environment in Nubarashen toxic burial site 2011
81 Government and International Development Association of World Bank “Transaction Advisory Support for PPP for Solid Waste Management for Yerevan City” Grant Providing Project 2009
82 Ministry of Health Health Inspection Body 2007

# Title No Author Organization Avtivities Date
1 RA Constitution (updated) 2022
2 The decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on issuing a license to “Natali Pharm” for the transportation and disposal hazardous wastes 000002 2020
3 The decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on issuing a license to “AG TEK” LLC for the usage, utilization of hazardous wastes 000001 2020
4 The decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on issuing a license to “CONTOURGLOBAL HYDRO CASCADE” CJSC for storage of hazardous waste, ‘Halogens, polychlorinated biphenyls, terphenyl-free transformers, turbine oils, oil-contaminated soils, rags” 000010 2019
5 The decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on issuing a license to “CONTOURGLOBAL HYDRO CASCADE” CJSC for storage of hazardous waste, used mercury-containing lamps, halogens, polychlorinated biphenyls, terphenyl-free transformers, turbine oils, oil-contaminated soils, rags, scrap of copper, metals, and aluminum 000008 2019
6 The decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on issuing a license to “CONTOURGLOBAL HYDRO CASCADE” CJSC for storage of hazardous waste, ‘Halogens, polychlorinated biphenyls, terphenyl-free transformers, turbine oils, oil-contaminated soils, rags” 000007 2019
7 The decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on issuing a license to “Ecosystem” LLC for collection, transportation, storage of hazardous wastes, used lead-acid batteries 000006 2019
8 The decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on issuing a license to “Electric Networks of Armenia” CJSC for the storage of hazardous wastes, used mercury-containing lamps, used lead accumulators, asbestos-containing materials, ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metals, used oils, petroleum-contaminated soils (macadam), oil-soaked rags, used oil-filled equipment 000005 2019
9 The Decision of the RA Prime Minister on the Recognition of the Authorized Body in the Area of Waste Management and Sanitary Cleaning 992 2019
10 The decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on issuing a license to “Huys-Motor” LLC for collection, transportation, storage and disposal and utilization of hazardous wastes, used lead-acid batteries 000004 2019
11 The decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on issuing a license to “Ecosystem” LLC for collection, transportation, storage of hazardous wastes, used lead-acid batteries. 000003 2019
12 The decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on issuing a license to “Shirar” LLC for collection, transportation, storage and disposal of hazardous wastes, “Poultry wastes and veterinary wastes, collection and disposal of which are conditioned by special requirements in a bid to prevent the outbreak of infections” 000002 2019
13 The decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on issuing a license to “Khachhar” LLC for collecting, transporting, storing, and recycling of the hazardous waste in form of pieces of asphalt and concrete mixture and building demolition waste 27 2019
14 The Decision of the RA Government on Approval of the Letter-Agreement on “Extending the Loan Agreement for Yerevan Solid Waste Management Project” signed between the Republic of Armenia and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on December 11, 2015 1453 2018
15 Agreement on “Electrical and Electronic Equipment Waste Management Cooperation among CIS Member States” 2018
16 The Decision of the RA Government on Approving the Proposal for Signing the Agreement on “Electrical and Electronic Equipment Waste Management Cooperation among CIS Member States” 604 2018
17 The Decree of the RA President on Confirmation of the “Yerevan Solid Waste” Eastern European Energy Efficiency and Environment Partnership Regional Grant Agreement between the Republic of Armenia and the European Investment Bank on December 1, 2017 124 2018
18 The RA Taxation Code 165 2018
19 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of the Solid Waste Management Concept in Syunik Region of the Republic of Armenia 54 2017
20 Decision of the RA Government on the approval of 2017 extra-budgetary expenses of the Armavir Regional Administration for the project “Greener Armenia, Waste Sorting” courses and campaigns implemented in Armavir region of the Republic of Armenia by the Embassy of Czech Republic, as well as on making changes and amendments in 2017 state budget and 1313-N Decree of December 29, 2016 of the RA Government 1639 2017
21 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of the Solid Waste Management Concept in Lori Region of the Republic of Armenia 49 2017
22 Decision of the RA Government on approval of the Form for Risk-based Inspections conducted by the Inspectorate for Nature Protection and Mineral Resources, as well as on Ruling the 2012 Dec 20 N1680-ն and 2013 March 7 N519-ն RA Government Decisions Invalid. 1343 2017
23 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “Minasyan Recycling Company” LLC to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste (for the collection and temporary storage of batteries of non-consumable cars) 1130 2017
24 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of the Solid Waste Management Concept in Shirak Region of the Republic of Armenia 38 2017
25 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “Rusal Armenal” CJCS to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste (to store aluminum dross generated during the production of foil, as well as for storage of mercury lamps, mercury thermometers, used lead accumulators and various oils) 566 2017
26 The Decision of the RA Government on Organizing Measures Within the Framework of Solid Waste Management Program in Kotayk and Gegharkunik Regions signed on April 5, 2016, between the Republic of Armenia and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development 210 2017
27 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of the Strategy of Solid Waste Management System for 2017-2036 of the Republic of Armenia (Part 2) 49 2016
28 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of the Strategy of Solid Waste Management System for 2017-2036 of the Republic of Armenia (Part 1) 49 2016
29 The Decree of the RA President on Confirmation of the “Yerevan Solid Waste Project” Grant Agreement Signed between the Republic of Armenia, Yerevan Municipality, Yerevan City New Landfill CJSC and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development 1122 2016
30 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for ” Metexim” LLC to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste (to collect, store, and transport used acid batteries and for storage and export of metal scrap) 933 2016
31 The Decision of the RA National Assembly on Ratification of the “Kotayk and Gegharkunik Solid Waste Management Program” Loan Agreement signed between the Republic of Armenia and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development 234 2016
32 The Extract from the Protocol of RA Government Session on Approving the “Kotayk and Gegharkunik Solid Waste Management Program” Loan Agreement signed between the Republic of Armenia and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on April 5, 2016 2016
33 The Decision of the RA Constitutional Court on the Case of Conformity of the Obligations Stipulated by the Loan Agreement on Kotayk and Gegharkunik Region Solid Waste Management Project signed between the Republic of Armenia and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development on April 5 , 2016, with the Constitution of the Republic of Armenia 1284 2016
34 The Decision of the RA National Assembly on Ratification of the “Yerevan Solid Waste Project: Phase I” Financing Agreement signed between the Republic of Armenia and the European Investment Bank on October 16, 2015 216 2016
35 The Decision of the RA National Assembly on Ratification of the “Yerevan Solid Waste Project” Loan Agreement Signed between the Republic of Armenia, Yerevan Municipality, Yerevan City New Landfill CJSC and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development 215 2016
36 The Decision of the RA Constitutional Court on the Case of Conformity of the Obligations Stipulated by the Finance Contract “Yerevan Solid Waste Project: Phase I” signed between the Republic of Armenia and the European Investment Bank on October 16, 2015, with the Constitution of the Republic of Armenia 1267 2016
37 The Decision of the RA Constitutional Court on the Case of Conformity of the Obligations Stipulated by the “Yerevan Solid Waste Project” Loan Agreement Signed between the Republic of Armenia and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on December 11, 2015, with the Constitution of the Republic of Armenia 1266 2016
38 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on Approving the “Yerevan Solid Waste Program” Loan Agreement, signed between the Republic of Armenia and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on December 11, 2015 8 2016
39 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on Approving the “Yerevan Solid Waste: Phase I” Financial Contract Signed between the Republic of Armenia and the European Investment Bank on October 16, 2015 (Part 1) 8 2016
40 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on Approving the “Yerevan Solid Waste: Phase I” Financial Contract Signed between the Republic of Armenia and the European Investment Bank on October 16, 2015 (Part 2) 8 2016
41 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on Approving the “Yerevan Solid Waste: Phase I” Financial Contract Signed between the Republic of Armenia and the European Investment Bank on October 16, 2015 (Part 3) 8 2016
42 The Decision of the RA Government on Providing State Control Act during the Export and Import of Precious metals, Precious Stones, Scrap and Waste of Precious Metals from the Territory of Armenia to Third Countries and from Third Countries to the Territory of Armenia (Part 1) 1331 2015
43 The Decision of the RA Government on Providing State Control Act during the Export and Import of Precious metals, Precious Stones, Scrap and Waste of Precious Metals from the Territory of Armenia to Third Countries and from Third Countries to the Territory of Armenia (Part 2) 1331 2015
44 The Decision of the RA Government on Providing State Control Act during the Export and Import of Precious metals, Precious Stones, Scrap and Waste of Precious Metals from the Territory of Armenia to Third Countries and from Third Countries to the Territory of Armenia (Part 3) 1331 2015
45 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “Aroghj-Sunk” LLC to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste (to reuse poultry manure and straws) 1238 2015
46 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “Graphene-Shin” LLC to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste (to recycle crumb-rubber waste) 1234 2015
47 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “Edmet” LLC to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste (to store used lead batteries for future export) 1153 2015
48 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on Approving the Investment Project of Armenian-Czech “GreenEco-kas” LLC for the Construction of Waste Recycling Plant and Founding a Greenhouse Farming (It is planned to get electricity and oil from recycled waste) 45 2015
49 The Decision of the RA Prime Minister on Confirmation of the List of Measures Enforcing the RA Law on Making Amendments to RA Law on Waste 786 2015
50 The Decision of the RA Government on Confirmation of Technical Regulations on Lubricants, Oils, and Special Liquids 546 2015
51 The Decision of the RA National Assembly on Ratification of the Loan Agreement between the Republic of Armenia and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development for “Kotayk Region Solid Waste Management Project” 158 2015
52 The Decision of the RA Constitutional Court on the Case of Conformity of the Obligations Stipulated by the Loan Agreement on Solid Waste Management Program in Kotayk Region signed between the Republic of Armenia and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on 19 December 2014 with the Constitution of the Republic of Armenia 1159 2015
53 The Decree of the President of RA on Confirmation of the Grant Agreement between the Republic of Armenia and Hrazdan Municipality and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on “Kotayk Marz Solid Waste Management Project” 235 2015
54 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “G. Nazaryan and Friends” LLC to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste (to recycle oil wastes, as well as to extract ammonium molybdate from industrial wastes generated during the production of high copper-containing ferromolybdenum and molybdenum oxide) 77 2015
55 The Decision of RA Government on Regulating the Export and Import of Precious metals, Precious Stones, Raw Precious Stones, Scrap and Waste of Precious Stones, Minerals and Concentrates of Precious Metals and Raw Materials Containing Precious Metals from the Territory of Armenia to Third Countries and from Third Countries to the Territory of Armenia 83 2015
56 Construction norms: “Urban planning. Urban and rural dwelling design and construction” 263 2014
57 The RA Law on Environmental Impact Assessment 110 2014
58 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “AM-ESKA” LLC to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste (to recycle tires, oil wastes, plastic waste, bags, containers (polyethylene), cartridges, files and other office solid wastes, advertising banners (polypropylene), household appliances (polystyrene)) 667 2014
59 Minamata Convention on Mercury 2013
60 The Decision of the RA National Assembly on the ratification of the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management 060 2013
61 The Decree of the RA Minister of Economy on Confirmation of the Procedure for Data Examination Submitted by the Applicant to Receive a Conclusion on the Outcome of Goods Imported as “Temporary Import for Recycling” after Recycling, as well as the Calculation of the Minimum Amount of Waste, Remnants and Wastage from Recycling 308 2013
62 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “Mobile-TV” LLC to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste and Declaring the Decision No. 558-A of the Government of the Republic of Armenia on May 21, 2009 Void (to recycle tire) 180 2013
63 The Decree of the RA Minister of Healthcare on Establishment of Conduct of Registration in Pharmacies or Pharmacy Booths 05 2013
64 The Decisions of the RA Constitutional Court on the Case Concerning the Determination of the Issue Regarding the Conformity of the Obligations Stipulated by the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management Signed on 5 September 1997 in Vienna with the Constitution of the Republic of Armenia 1069 2013
65 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “Armenian Molybdenum Production” LLC to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste (for recycling molybdenum-containing catalysts imported from the petrochemical industry to extract molybdenum from them) 1662 2012
66 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of the Guidelines for Safe Installation and Neutralization of Consumer and Industrial Waste (Part 1) 16 2012
67 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of the Guidelines for Safe Installation and Neutralization of Consumer and Industrial Waste (Part 2) 16 2012
68 The Decision of the Yerevan Council of Elders on Confirming the Procedure for Calculating the number of Taxpayers for Waste Collection, as well as Waste Collection Cost and the Method for Payment Collection 360 2011
69 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi” State Non-Commercial Organization to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste and on Making Amendment to the 1716-N Decision of RA Government of September 15, 2005 (only for own needs) 1548 2011
70 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of Management Guide for Waste Containing Polychlorinated Biphenyls (Part 1) 41 2011
71 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of Management Guide for Waste Containing Polychlorinated Biphenyls (Part 2) 2011
72 The Decision of the RA Government on Reformulating the License Issued for “Health Development Center” LLC to Neutralize Hazardous Waste (In 2016 the company was declared bankrupt) 1614 2011
73 The Decision of the RA Government on Reformulation the License Issued for “Ekologia V.K.H” LLC to Neutralize Hazardous Waste 1370 2011
74 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “EcoProtect” LLC to Recycle, Neutralize, Store, Transport and Install Hazardous Waste (to recycle and dispose clinical, medical and other types of waste, as well as contaminated food of animal origin) 1045 2011
75 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of the Main Outline of the Landfill Locations in Lake Sevan Basin (Part 2) 22 2011
76 The RA Law on Waste Disposal and Sanitary Cleaning 237 2011
77 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of the Main Outline of the Landfill Locations in Lake Sevan Basin (Part 2) 2011
78 The Decision to Confirm the Amended Grant Agreement between the Ministry of Urban Development of the Republic of Armenia and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) signed on January 26, 2011 and February 2, 2011 for “Kotayk Solid Waste Management – Environmental and Social Research” 33 2011
79 The Decision of the RA Government on Establishment of Waste and Atmosphere Emissions Management Agency within the Ministry of Nature Protection 1189 2010
80 The Decree of the RA Minister of Health on Approving the Hygiene Requirements N 2.1.7.002-09 Sanitary Rules and Norms for occupational safety of personnel performing work in the field of sanitary maintenance of settlements, collection, storage, transportation, processing, recycling, utilization, clearance and burial of waste, as well as sanitary protection of residential areas. 25 2009
81 The Decision of the RA Prime Minister on Establishing an Executive Board for the TF 095221 Grant Project “Advisory Support for the Public-Private Partnership Body Implementing Solid Waste Management in Yerevan” signed between the Republic of Armenia and the World Bank 1004 2009
82 «Առողջության զարգացման կենտրոն» ՍՊԸ-ին վտանգավոր թափոնների վնասազերծման լիցենզիա տալու մասին ՀՀ Կառավարության որոշում (կենսաբանական թափոնների վնասազերծման համար) 1494 2009
83 The Decree of the RA President on Confirmation of the TF 095221 Grant Agreement between the Republic of Armenia and International Development Association for Consultancy Assistance Transaction for Public-Private Partnership for the Management of Solid Waste in Yerevan 292 2009
84 The Decree of the RA Minister of Health on Confirmation of “Hygienic requirements for the use of hazardous chemical waste and the storage and transportation of hazardous chemicals” N 2.1.7.001-09 Sanitary Rules and Norms 20 2009
85 The Extract from the Protocol of the RA Government Session on the Approval of Terms of Safe Use of Construction and Demolition Waste 30 2009
86 The Decision of the RA Prime Minister on Confirmation of Schedule of Implementation of Sanitary Cleaning and Waste Disposal in Yerevan in 2009 266 2009
87 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “Ekologia VKH” LLC to Neutralize Hazardous Waste (to dispose medical waste) 449 2009
88 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “JinjEko” LLC to Neutralize Hazardous Waste (to neutralize and recycle matter obtained from the development of films, x-rays, and other tapes) 150 2009
89 The RA Law on Local Governance in the City of Yerevan 5 2008
90 The Decree of the RA Minister of Health on Confirmation of “Hygienic and anti-epidemic requirements for medical waste disposal” N 2.1.3-3 Sanitary Rules and Norms (Part 1) 03 2008
91 The Decree of the RA Minister of Health on Confirmation of “Hygienic and anti-epidemic requirements for medical waste disposal” N 2.1.3-3 Sanitary Rules and Norms (Part 2) 03 2008
92 The Decree of the RA Minister of Health on Confirmation of “Hygienic and anti-epidemic requirements for medical waste disposal” N 2.1.3-3 Sanitary Rules and Norms (Part 4) 03 2008
93 The Decree of the RA Minister of Health on Confirmation of “Hygienic and anti-epidemic requirements for medical waste disposal” N 2.1.3-3 Sanitary Rules and Norms (Part 5) 03 2008
94 The Decision of the RA Government on Mandatory Norms of Shared Property Maintenance of Multi-apartment Buildings. 1161 2007
95 The RA Law on Local Governance 337 2007
96 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the Exemplary Form of Calculation of Projects of Waste Formation Standards and their Installation Thresholds (Part 1) 97 2007
97 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the Exemplary Form of Calculation of Projects of Waste Formation Standards and their Installation Thresholds (Part 2) 97 2007
98 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the Exemplary Form of Waste Passport 19 2007
99 The Decision of the RA Government on the Establishment of Conduct of State Cadastre of Waste 144 2007
100 The RA Law on Rates of Environmental Charges 245 2007
101 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Waste Classified by the Level of Hazard (Part 1) 430 2006
102 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Waste Classified by the Level of Hazard (Part 2) 2006
103 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Waste Classified by the Level of Hazard (Part 3) 430 2006
104 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Waste Classified by the Level of Hazard (Part 4) 430 2006
105 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Waste Classified by the Level of Hazard (Part 5) 430 2006
106 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Waste Classified by the Level of Hazard (Part 6) 430 2006
107 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Waste Classified by the Level of Hazard (Part 7) 430 2006
108 The Decision of the RA Government on Establishment of Waste State Registration Procedure 1739 2006
109 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on the Approval of Landfill Registry Sheet and Registry Book Forms 387 2006
110 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Approving Registration Forms and Registry Books for Waste Producing, Recycling and Disposing Facilities 359 2006
111 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Consumer and Industrial waste (including Waste from Natural Resource Use) formed in the Area of the Republic of Armenia (Part 1) 342 2006
112 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Consumer and Industrial waste (including Waste from Natural Resource Use) formed in the Area of the Republic of Armenia (Part 3) 342 2006
113 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Consumer and Industrial waste (including Waste from Natural Resource Use) formed in the Area of the Republic of Armenia (Part 4) 342 2006
114 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Consumer and Industrial waste (including Waste from Natural Resource Use) formed in the Area of the Republic of Armenia (Part 5) 342 2006
115 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Consumer and Industrial waste (including Waste from Natural Resource Use) formed in the Area of the Republic of Armenia (Part 6) 342 2006
116 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Consumer and Industrial waste (including Waste from Natural Resource Use) formed in the Area of the Republic of Armenia (Part 7) 342 2006
117 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Consumer and Industrial waste (including Waste from Natural Resource Use) formed in the Area of the Republic of Armenia (Part 8) 342 2006
118 The Decision of the RA Government on Issuing License for “Hoktemberyan Ferroalloy Plant” LLC to Recycle Hazardous Waste (to recycle catalysts containing molybdenum. In 2013, the company was declared bankrupt) 1425 2006
119 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Confirmation of the List of Consumer and Industrial waste (including Waste from Natural Resource Use) formed in the Area of the Republic of Armenia (Part 2) 2006
120 The Decision of the RA Government on Establishment of Conduct of Waste Registration, Formation, Disposal (Destruction, Neutralization, Installation) and Utilization 1343 2006
121 The Decision of the RA Government on Establishment of Registry Conduct of Waste Disposal Sites 1180 2006
122 The Decision of the RA Government on Establishment of Conduct of Waste Formation, Recycling, and Utilization Objects Registry 500 2006
123 The Decision of the RA Government on Allowing “OMEGA-NK” LLC for Experimental Recycling of Hazardous Wastes (experimental recycling of 20 tons of “GM-70” used catalysts) 271 2006
124 The Decision of the RA Government on the Establishment of the Conduct of Waste Certification 47 2006
125 The Decision of the RA Government on Confirmation of the Conduct of the Projects of Waste Formation Standards and their Installation Thresholds 2291 2005
126 The Decision of the RA Prime Minister on the Measures Ensuring the Implementation of RA Law on Waste 380 2005
127 The RA Law on Environmental Monitoring 82 2005
128 The Decision of the RA Government on the Recognition of the Authorized Body in the Area of Waste Management 599 2005
129 The RA Law on Waste 159 2004
130 Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade 2004
131 Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants 2004
132 The RA Criminal Code 528 2003
133 The Decision of the RA Government on Confirmation of the Licensing Procedure for Hazardous Waste Management Activities in RA 121 2003
134 The Decision of the RA State Statistical Agency on Approving the “Summary Report on Waste, Usage and Disposal” Form # 1 – State Statistical Report Form and the Filling Instruction 208 2002
135 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on Approving the Form N 1 “On Waste Generation, Use and Disposal”- (annual) Administrative Statistical Report and Filling Instruction for the Form N 1 “On Waste Generation, Use and Disposal”- (annual) Administrative Statistical Report Directive 112 2002
136 The RA Law on Licensing 193 2001
137 Basel Convention on Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes 1999
138 The Decree of the RA Minister of Nature Protection on the Approval of Documents Regarding the List of Regulated and Non-Regulated Wastes stipulated by the RA Government Decree N 97 of 8 December 1995, as well as the List of their Hazardous Features, and their Registration, Notification and Removal Activities 96 1999
139 Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters 1998
140 Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution 1997
141 Helsinki Convention on “Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents” 1997
142 Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management 1997
143 The Decision of the RA Government on the Trade Procedure of Scrap of Black and Non-ferrous Metals, as well as Products Made of Black and Non-ferrous Metal (for Domestic Use) 309 1996
144 The RA Law on Sanitary-epidemic safety 43 1992
145 The RA Administrative Offences Code 198523 1985
146 The Decree of the RA Minister of Health on Confirmation of “Hygienic and anti-epidemic requirements for medical waste disposal” N 2.1.3-3 Sanitary Rules and Norms (Part 3) 03 0208

# Title No Author Organization Avtivities Date
1 Terms of Reference (TOR) ‐ Nubarashen Clean‐up Design Assignment UNDP, GEF 2022
2 Project official webpage (GEF) GEF 2022
3 Project official webpage (UNDP) UNDP 2022
4 Environmental And Social Due Diligence “Esdd7” Non-Technical Summary Bernard Ingenieure ZT GmbH/Hydro Ingenieure Umwelttechnik 2019
5 Project official webpage (EU) EU, EEAS 2018
6 Invitation for tender EBRD webpage EBRD 2018
7 UNDP Regulatory Consultant(s) on Hazardous Waste (HW) Management: position and TOR announcement UNDP 2016
8 Project official webpage (EBRD) EBRD 2015
9 Project Document UNDP, GEF 2015
10 Project official webpage (EBRD) EBRD 2015
11 Environmental And Social Due Diligence “Esdd5” Environmental And Social Action Plan Bernard Ingenieure ZT GmbH/Hydro Ingenieure Umwelttechnik 2015
12 Environmental And Social Due Diligence “Esdd4” Environmental And Social Impact Assessment Bernard Ingenieure ZT GmbH/Hydro Ingenieure Umwelttechnik 2015
13 Minutes Negotiations Agreed Between The Republic Of Armenia And The European Bank For Reconstruction And Development Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development 2014
14 Environmental and Social Due Diligence, Stakeholder Engagement Plan Ministry of Urban Development of the RA, COWI 2014
15 Site Assessment and Feasibility Study of the Nubarashen Burial Site of Obsolete and Banned Pesticides in Nubarashen, Armenia – Phase 3 Selection & pre-design of long term technical solutions Tauw, OSCE 2013
16 Site Assessment and Feasibility Study of the Nubarashen Burial Site of Obsolete and Banned Pesticides in Nubarashen, Armenia – Phase 1 and 2 investigations report Tauw, OSCE 2013
17 Site Assessment and Feasibility Study of the Obsolete Pesticides and Persistent Organic Pollutants Burial Site in Nubarashen, Armenia – Executive Summary Tauw, OSCE 2013
18 Environmental and Social Due Diligence, Non-Technical Summary Ministry of Urban Development of the RA, COWI 2011
19 Environmental and Social Due Diligence, Environmental and Social Action Plan Ministry of Urban Development of the RA, COWI 2011
20 Environmental and Social Due Diligence, Environmental and Social Impact Assessment Ministry of Urban Development of the RA, COWI (ARM version) 2011

# Title No Author Organization Avtivities Date
1 Assessment Considerations for Solid Waste Management Costs in Pilot River Basins (ARM) EU Project 2022
2 Emissions from different sources (statistics database) Statistical Committee of Armenia 2022
3 Environment and Natural Resources in Armenia (report database) Statistical Committee of Armenia 2022
4 Waste generated in organizations per year Statistical Committee of Armenia 2022
5 Supporting SMEs & Creating a Sustainable Ecosystem for the Armenian Textile Industry ECO-AGE, FDC 2021
6 Municipal Solid Waste Management 2021-2023 Strategy and Road-map (ARM) RA Government Decree N464-Լ 2021
7 Sustainable Development of Biomass for Heating in Armenia GEF, UNDP 2020
8 Waste Governance in Armenia AUA Acopian Center for the Environment 2020
9 The Republic of Armenia Waste Quantity and Composition Study LL Bolagen 2020
10 Feasibility of Application of Pyrolysis and Plasma Gasification Technologies in Armenia N. Mirzoyan, USAID, DT Global 2019
11 Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA) action plan (ARM) Appendix to RA PM Decree N 666-Լ 2019
12 RA Government Program 2019 action plan, N650-Լ (ARM) RA Government 2019
13 Armenia’s Second Biennial Update Report under the UN Framework on Climate Change RA Ministry of Nature Protection, GEF, UNDP 2018
14 Strategy for Environmental Protection and Natural Resource Use Management (ARM) RA Government Protocol Decision N 11 Annex 1 2018
15 Yerevan Development Plan for 2019-2023 (ARM) Yerevan City Council 2018
16 Environmental Protection and Natural Resource Use Management Action Plan for 2018-2022 (ARM) RA Government Protocol Decision N 11 Annex 2 2018
17 Municipal Water Project-Armenia: Project Performance Assessment Report World Bank 2018
18 Feasibility Assessment of Agricultural Waste to Energy Potential and Opportunities for Armenia Jan Pavlík , UNDP 2017
19 National Report of Republic of Armenia on Basel Convention 2017 RA Ministry of Nature Protection 2017
20 Updated National Implementation Plan for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants RA Ministry of Nature Protection, GEF, UNIDO 2017
21 Solid Waste Comprehensive Management in Vanadzor: Preliminary Application for Environmental Impact Assessment (ARM) RA Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development 2017
22 Working Plan for Kotayk Solid Waste Management Project-Environmental Impact Assessment Report (ARM) Transnakhagits CJSC, Kotayk and Gegharkunik SWM LLC 2017
23 Environmental statistics of Armenia for 2017 and time-series of indicators for 2013-2017 Statistical Committee of Armenia 2017
24 Environment and Natural Resources in Armenia: Waste management 2017 report Statistical Committee of Armenia 2017
25 SEA Report on the ‘Yerevan Green City Action Plan’ (ARM) Ernst & Young 2017
26 Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA) initial provisions EU and RA 2017
27 Yerevan Green City Action Plan (ARM) Yerevan City Council 2017
28 Territorial Development Strategy in RA Regions for 2017-2025 RA Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development 2017
29 SEA Report on the ‘Strategic Development Plan, Road Map and Long Term Investment Plan for the Solid Waste Management Sector in Armenia’ EaP Green 2017
30 A new solution to municipal wastewater treatment in Armenia E. Mesropyan, V. Mkrtchyan and A. Hovsepyan 2016
31 Nubarashen Clean‐up Design Assignment Consultancy Work Description UNDP, GEF 2016
32 Qualitative Analysis of Municipal Solid Waste in Armenia, Croatia, Cyprus, F.Y.R.O.M. and Ukraine – Methodology and Results Environplan S.A. 2016
33 Financing Climate Action in Armenia: Country Study OECD 2016
34 SEA Scoping Report on the ‘Strategic Development Plan, Road Map and Long Term Investment Plan for the Solid Waste Management Sector in Armenia’ EaP Green 2016
35 Armenia Solid Waste Management System Development Strategy for 2017-2036 (ARM) RA Government Decree 49 – N Annex 2016
36 2016-2020 List of Activities for National Implementation Plan for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (ARM) RA Government Decree 49 – N Annex 2016
37 Strategy and National Action Plan of the Republic of Armenia on Conservation, Protection, Reproduction and Use of Biological Diversity RA Government Protocol Decision N 54 Annex 1 2015
38 Armenia: Solid Waste Management Solutions for Remote and Small Communities: Technical Assistance Consultant’s Report L. Lauritzen, A. Mols, ADB 2015
39 Greening Economies in the EU Eastern Partnership countries: ARMENIA EaP GREEN 2015
40 Toward Integrated Water Resources Management in Armenia Winston Yu, Rita E. Cestti, Ju Young Lee, World Bank 2015
41 Draft Basin Management Plan for Akhuryan River Basin District Resource Management LLC, Analysis of Environmental Impact Assessment NGO 2015
42 Contaminated Sites and Their Management: Kazakhstan and Armenia Arnika-Toxics and Waste Program, EU 2015
43 Resource Efficiency and Clean Production Examples in SMEs in Armenia (ARM) N. Harutyunyan, S. Oganezov, EaP Green 2015
44 Quantification and qualification of the environmental impacts of milk processing in The Republic of Armenia using Life Cycle Assessment methodology with a particular focus on product and process-related quality attributes S. Aminforoughi 2015
45 Dilijan City Development Plan Fernando de Marcos, ADB 2015
46 Third National Communication on Climate Change under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change RA Ministry of Nature Protection, GEF, UNDP 2015
47 Yerevan Solid Waste Project Bernard Ingenieure ZT GmbH/Hydro Ingenieure Umwelttechnik 2015
48 Process of Determining Target Indicators and Timeframe in Armenia in Accordance with Protocol on Water and Health (ARM) 2014
49 Working Document on Management of Obsolete Pesticides in Armenia UN FAO, IHPA, EU 2014
50 Jermuk City Development Plan Fernando de Marcos, ADB 2014
51 Vanadzor City Development Plan Fernando de Marcos, ADB 2014
52 Fifth National Report of the Republic of Armenia to the Convention on Biological Diversity RA Ministry of Nature Protection 2014
53 How existing municipal solid waste data in ENPI East countries can be used for the development of waste indicators European Environment Agency 2014
54 Armenia Development Strategy for 2014-2025 RA Government Decree 442 – N Annex 2014
55 Site Assessment and Feasibility Study of the Obsolete Pesticides and Persistent Organic Pollutants Burial Site in Nubarashen, Armenia OSCE, Tauw 2013
56 Food Losses and Waste in Armenia: Country Report V. Urutyan, UN FAO 2013
57 Strategy Report, Road-map and Long-term Investment Project in Solid Waste Management in Armenia (ARM) Asian Development Bank 2013
58 Technical assistance for environmentally sustainable management of PCBs and other POPs waste in the Republic of Armenia: Independent terminal evaluation I. Holoubek, UNIDO, GEF, RA Ministry of Nature Protection 2012
59 Clean Production Concept (ARM) RA Government Decree 49 – N Annex 2011
60 Solid Waste Management Plan of Kotayk – Environmental and Social Study-Stakeholder Engagement Plan (ARM) RA Ministry of Urban Planning 2011
61 European Neighborhood and Partnership Instrument – Shared Environmental Information System: Armenia Country Report Vahagn Tonoyan, EEA, Zoï Environment Network 2011
62 Monitoring Methodology of Contaminated soil in Armenia (ARM) RA Government Decree 1192-N Annex 2011
63 Armenia Water Supply and Sanitation: Challenges, Achievements, and Future Directions 2011
64 Assessing Sustainability at Farm Level using RISE Tool: Results from Armenia V. Urutyan, Ch. Thalmann 2011
65 Kotayk Solid Waste Management – Environmental and Social Due Diligence RA Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development 2011
66 RA Ministry of Nature Protection 2007-2011 Ministerial Report (ARM) RA Ministry of Nature Protection 2011
67 Baseline Study on Hazardous Waste Management in Yerevan, Warsaw and Tirana Yerevan Municipality, EU 2011
68 Recycling of Household Waste in Armenia: Personnel training, data collection including waste analyses, recommendations for waste management actions Advisory Assistance Program of the Federal Ministry of Germany for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety 2011
69 The State of Armenia’s Environment Policy Forum Armenia 2010
70 Solid Waste Management in Armenian Cities M. Vanoyan, A. Varosyan, A. Petrossian 2010
71 Final Report on Assessment of GHG Emissions Mitigation Potential in Animal Farming Sector of the Republic of Armenia Ministry of Nature Protection, GEF, UNDP 2010
72 Sustainable Development Program of Armenia RA Government Decree 1207-N Annex 2008
73 EU Waste Directive (2008/98/EC) Council Directive 2008
74 Composition of Solid Waste in the Berd Municipal Dump in Tavush Marz, Armenia P. Butler 2008
75 Second National Environmental Action Programme RA Ministry of Nature Protection – UNDP 2008
76 Regional Policy Report on the European Neighborhood Policy and Waste Management: Armenia – Azerbaijan – Georgia Eurasia Partnership Foundation, DFID, USAID 2007
77 Municipal Solid Waste Management in Armenia: Current Trends and Steps Forward G. Arzumanyan 2004
78 Environmental Pollution and Product Charges in Armenia: Assessment of Reform Progress and Directions for Further Improvement S. Schucht, OECD 2004
79 EU Landfill Directive (1999/31/EC) Council Directive 1999