Laboratory capacity building, October 2018

From October 22 till October 26, 2018 the final stage of training how to determine POPs (included into the list of the Stockholm Convention on POPs) in environmental samples with assistance of Gas Chromatograph with electron capture defector (GH-ECD) took place on the basis of  the Laboratory of Issyk-Kul Territorial Administration of SAEPF.

Laboratory personnel were trained how to calibrate instrument (GH-ECD) that is an essential part of samples analyses cycle. Also in the framework of this training, the real water samples taken from Son-Kul in August 2018 were tested. All obtained results will be used for Son-Kul lake State of Environment report, that should be completed in December 2018.