#Thailand

Trading Away Health and the Environment: The Toxic Business of Waste Imports into Thailand

Trading Away Health and the Environment: The Toxic Business of Waste Imports into Thailand

Trading Away Health and the Environment provides an overview of the devastating impacts on the health and well-being of communities in Thailand where industrial waste processing...

Crucial Elements of the Pollutant Release and Transfer Register as related to the Stockholm Convention

Crucial Elements of the Pollutant Release and Transfer Register as related to the Stockholm Convention

This report is focused on how PRTR can be used for free access to information about pollution releases and transfers by different groups of chemicals, but also to show that it...

Toxic Hot Spots in Thailand

Toxic Hot Spots in Thailand

Thailand has undergone major industrial and social transformation amid rapid economic growth and development for over half a century. It has successfully shifted its economy from...

Persistent organic pollutants in the air close to the Map Ta Phut industrial estate

Persistent organic pollutants in the air close to the Map Ta Phut industrial estate

This evaluation of passive air sampler measurements gives an impression of the dioxin concentration in the air near the map of Ta Phut Industrial Estate, Thailand.

High levels of PCDD/Fs around sites with waste containing POPs demonstrate the need to review current standards

High levels of PCDD/Fs around sites with waste containing POPs demonstrate the need to review current standards

This is the abstract of the presentation at the Dioxin 2018 Symposium held in Kraków, Poland August 26-31, 2018.

POPs contamination at ‘recycling’ and metallurgical site in Thailand

POPs contamination at ‘recycling’ and metallurgical site in Thailand

This is the abstract to the study presentated at the Dioxin 2018 Symposium held in Krakow, Poland from 26 th to 31 st August 2018.

Impact of Heavy Metals from Toxic Hotspots in Thailand on Inhabitants and the Environment

Impact of Heavy Metals from Toxic Hotspots in Thailand on Inhabitants and the Environment

This study is focused on the presentation of data related to the contamination of soils and sediments by heavy metals. Environmental samples were taken during the sampling...

POPs at Four Thai Hot-spots: Map Ta Phut, Samut Sakhon, Tha Tum, and Khon Kaen

POPs at Four Thai Hot-spots: Map Ta Phut, Samut Sakhon, Tha Tum, and Khon Kaen

Report based on chemical analyses of sediment, soil, fish and chicken eggs samples collected by Arnika and EARTH in Thailand in 2015 - 2016 Bangkok / Prague Pages: 71 Language:...

Chicken Eggs as an Indicator of POPs Pollution in Thailand

Chicken Eggs as an Indicator of POPs Pollution in Thailand

Report based on chemical analyses of free range chicken eggs collected by EARTH and Arnika in Thailand in 2015 - 2016 Bangkok / Prague Pages: 32 Language: English Author:...

Mercury in Fish from Industrial Sites in Thailand

Mercury in Fish from Industrial Sites in Thailand

Report based on chemical analyses of fish and sediment samples collected by Arnika and EARTH in Thailand in 2016 - 2017 Bangkok / Prague Pages: 54 Language: English Author: Jana...

POPs Recycling Contaminates Children's Toys with Toxic Flame Retardants

POPs Recycling Contaminates Children's Toys with Toxic Flame Retardants

This report evaluates chemical analyses of toys and plastic products from 26 countries worldwide and calls for stricter limits on the content of brominated flame retardants in...

Coal-fired Power Plant and Pulp and Paper Mill Site: Tha Tum Mercury Hot Spot in Thailand

Coal-fired Power Plant and Pulp and Paper Mill Site: Tha Tum Mercury Hot Spot in Thailand

This report focuses on a coal-fired power plant and pulp and paper mill in Tha Tum, Thailand, which are part of the Prachinburi Province’s largest industrial complex located 120...