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Detail of GEF Project #3775

GEF Project ID3775
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameEnvironmentally Sound Management and Final Disposal of PCBs in India
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaPOPs
Operational Program14
Strategic ProgramPOPS-1; POPS-2
PIF Approval Date2008-10-22
PPG Approval Date2008-10-22
Approval Date2009-01-27
CEO Endorsement Date2009-12-30
GEF Agency Approval Date2010-01-13
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyMinistry of Environment and Forests (MoEF)
DescriptionTo reduce or eliminate the use and releases of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) to the environment through the development and implementation of a pilot projects for the environmentally sound management (ESM) of PCBs and through the disposal of approximately 1,700 tons of pure PCBs and 6,000 tons of PCB-contaminated equipment, including PCB-contaminated mineral oils and related waste in three pilot states in India.
PPG Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
14,100,000 USD
GEF Grant
14,450,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
29,000,000 USD
Project Cost
43,450,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,445,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
14,100,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
29,000,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
43,450,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Endo.)
1,445,000 USD
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