EghtesadOnline: The determination of the Department of Environment to fight air pollution notwithstanding, the issue is too complicated to be addressed in the short-term and only by one department, head of the state organization said.
EghtesadOnline: In the framework of commitments to help protect the environment, an estimated 400,000 cubic meters of associated petroleum gas will be collected from Sa’adatabad Oil Field in Fars Province on a daily basis, said the managing director of Iranian Central Oil Fields Company.
EghtesadOnline: Karoon Oil and Gas Production Company has invested over $1 billion to collect 95% of its gas emissions, the managing director said.
EghtesadOnline: In line with its environmental policy, Bandar Imam Petrochemical Company in southwestern Khuzestan Province has started a project to collect and recycle all its wastewater in a single unit that will come online by March, the managing director said.
EghtesadOnline: It is essential to put an end to damages inflicted on wetlands by restoring and protecting them and preventing devastating consequences on people's lives and the environment, the first vice president said.
EghtesadOnline: In line with policies to upgrade health, safety and environment (HSE) standards in petrochemical companies, experts from 21 petrochemical companies have completed technical training overseas, the head of HSE department of the Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company said.
EghtesadOnline: On the occasion of the world car-free days, municipalities in Iran are holding nationwide events from Sept. 20-22 to underscore the necessity of protecting the environment and promoting the culture of using public transportation, especially in major cities.
EghtesadOnline: Iran on Monday called on the Caspian Sea littoral states to intensify efforts to boost cooperation, particularly in the fields of economy and environment, and offered to help achieve this goal despite US sanctions.
EghtesadOnline: Private companies’ efforts in Iran are noteworthy in that they seek to develop global initiatives to help safeguard the environment.
EghtesadOnline: Two Iran-made satellites have passed pre-launch tests and are ready for launch. The satellites 'Dousti' and 'Payam' (respectively friendship and message in Persian), are to be used to assist water, agriculture and environment management, YJC reported.