2.2 million tons of oil wastes are spread over 600 hectares of land of Mangistau oblast in western Kazakhstan.
Residents of Gorbunovo village in West-Kazakhstan oblast have stood against construction of a dumping site for storage and processing of drill cuttings near their village.
Kazakhstan government allowed Russia’s Troitsk regional power station to export over 12 million tons of bottom ash wastes for dumping in Kostanay oblast.
Kazakhstan Vice-PM has instructed Akim of Almaty oblast to move the household wastes dumping site away from Almaty airport within one week.
Lemonadoff company started accepting empty plastic bottles used for their drinks at 10 tenge ($0.07) per bottle.
Last year pollutant discharge from the regional industrial companies in Pavlodar oblast of Kazakhstan made 675 thousand tons.
The hazardous wastes were discovered during a routine check by Pavlodar oblast state sanitary control department at the territory of Casting JSC.
EBRD issued a loan for construction of a new plant for processing of household wastes and energy production in Aktau, western Kazakhstan.
A facility for sorting and processing of domestic wastes has been launched in Astana, capital of Kazakhstan.
Discarded oxygen cylinders, ropes, tents, beer cans and even the remains of a helicopter have been turned into sculpture to highlight waste littering the slopes of Mount Everest.
Kazakhstan Environmental Protection Minister talked about development of the green economy in Kazakhstan.
Only 5% of all waste produced in Kazakhstan is recycled, with the other waste being kept at dumps.
Almaty domestic wastes are used for production of utensils, construction materials, elements of playgrounds and packing materials.
A border dam was installed at the river for collection of industrial wastes.
Analyses of samples from the Sekissovka and Uba rivers and calculations of the volume of dumped wastes will be completed within 10 days.
Cyanides in the Sekissovka River in East Kazakhstan could be deadly for local fauna and residents: Yeleussizov.
Members of the public monitoring group on implementation of Kazzinc project on disposal of arsenic-containing waste at Zyryanovsk tailing dump sent a request to the Department of National Security Committee of East Kazakhstan asking to prevent implementation of this project.
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