Environmentally Sound Management and Disposal of PCBs Wastes and PCB Contaminated Equipment in Sri Lanka

Project Summary

The project will build capacity in Sri Lanka to introduce and implement an environmentally- sound management of PCB wastes stockpiles and PCB-containing equipment.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Sri Lanka
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment and Renewable Energy of Sri Lanka
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,725,000 USD
Co-financing Total
18,989,752 USD
GEF Agency Fees
448,875 USD
Total Cost 23,864,752.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
26 Feb 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
24 Apr 2013
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
24 Feb 2015
Project closed