Accession Number:

ADP013438

Title:

Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal in Croatia

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

APO-HAZARDOUS WASTE MANAGEMENT AGENCY ZAGREB (CROATIA)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

In the framework of secured significant financial support provided by the World Bank the implementation of project that will solve the problem of large quantity of unusable or outdated pharmaceutical materials, donated during the period of war, has started in March 2001 in Croatia. Expired pharmaceuticals are scattered across the country in about 250 locations, of which 25 sites contain over 70 of the total quantity.

Subject Categories:

  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE