Results of PGTF - Project INT/04/K03

INT/04/K03 - Design of a system of management of used pesticide containers

Submitter: National Agricultural Health Service (SENASA) from Peru
Subcontractor: Same as above
Priority area: Technical cooperation among developing countries
Participating/beneficiary countries:3 countries (Bolivia, Ecuador and Peru)
PGTF input: US$25,000
Other inputs: US$25,000
Number: INT/04/K03
Duration: One year
Approval: 27th Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 (New York, 25 September 2003)
Completion: Final report submitted on 20 December 2006
Impact: Developed a framework for the design of a system to manage the disposal of pesticide containers, with an emphasis on conservation and recycling of a non-renewable resource into many other useful products, with a view to reducing damage caused by inadequate disposal of pesticide containers and providing an alternative to incineration or dumping of empty pesticide containers.

Contact:   Servicio Nacional de Sanidad Agraria (SENASA)
Av. La Molina Nš 1915, Lima 12
La Molina, Lima, Peru
Tel: (051)-(1)-313 3300
Fax: (051)-(1)-313 3315
Ms. Elsa Carbonell Torres
Email: ecarbonell @

Final Report:

    • INT-04-K03-FinalReport.pdf  *  [Language: Spanish; Size: 765KB]

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