2006 EPA M2M Grant: Landfill Inventory for Russia

Geographical Focus
Description of Project
Conduct landfill surveys and investigations using project staff that are familiar with the complexities and barriers to access for collecting data from municipally-owned facilities. 
Partner Countries included in or proposing this activity
Russia, United States
Instrumental Organizations
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Estimated lifetime of the project (years):
Emissions reductions:
Results and Outcomes
1. Prepare a data collection instrument in conjunction with M2M Program objectives. 2. Conduct data collection (primarily by telephone) of the available landfill owners so as to gain information suitable for the inventory. 3. Conduct an approximate 7-day visit to Russia with the Project Advisor to assemble the data and to conduct detailed site visits to the more promising landfill sites (up to three) so as to explore opportunities for methane recovery and utilization. 
Additional Documentation
2009 Russia Landfill Inventory (PDF)
Primary contact for this project or activity

First Name: Ekaterina

Last Name: Volynkina

Organization Name: NP Ecological Resource Centre

Email: nperc@mail.ru

Financial And In-Kind Support (U.S. $)
Total Amount provided by all Partner Countries and Organizations instrumental to this project or activity: 35000


Description of In-Kind Support: