Pesticide Cleanups

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Ministry of Environment, SOCAR



Pure Earth is expanding cleanups to sites identified with pesticide pollution that are impacting the health of communities. This follows completed work in the country, including the clean up of a toxic beach in Sumgayit and the removal of pesticides from an infamous legacy site in Salyan.

Read more about the competed cleanups in The Pollution Blog below:

Cleanup Of Infamous Pesticide Site Brings Toxic Legacy To An End

A Personal Story Of Pollution In Azerbaijan, And A Childhood Caught Between Polluted And Clean

A Toxic Beach in Azerbaijan Gets Cleaned Up, Solar Baths Become Safer

New Signs Of Life: Greenery Sprouts From Once-Toxic Beach