Training on Mercury Monitoring
AGENDA, a nonprofit organization of Tanzania, has joined hands with SDPI to get training on mercury monitoring. SDPI is the first institute of South Asia which has initiated a project to measure mercury pollution in the air. The collaborative project, started by SDPI, European Environmental Bureau and Zero Mercury Working Group, is an attempt to identify and monitor ‘Mercury emission and release sites’ in various cities of Pakistan. The project aims to assess air quality to protect environment and human health from the hazards of mercury. Our correspondent Anum lodhi has the story….