CENS role: Project coordinator
Executor department: BD
Duration (Years): 2002 - 2004
Funding Source: State budgetary grant, State Committee of Science MES RA
Activities designated under the project included; 1. a complex assessment of vegetables growing on Armenia’s urban sites to escape the impact of toxicants upon urban population, 2. monitoring of heavy metal pollution of vegetables growing in the areas of cities of Yerevan and Gyumri, 3. Identification of dominant pollutants and most polluted parts of the cities, 4. Development of a map of pollution of vegetables growing in Yerevan, which was then used when developing a new Master Plan for Yerevan (2005).