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What is a Pollutant Release and Transfer Register?

Do you know what is happening in your neighbourhood?
Do nearby industrial facilities release toxic chemicals?
What kinds of toxic chemicals are they releasing?

A Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (PRTR) can help you find these answers!

Welcome to UNITAR’s PRTR Platform. Here, you can learn more about different aspect of PRTR, with our virtual classroom PRTR:Learn, as well as on-going projects and event related to PRTRs. A resource section is also available and provide a collection of international guidance on PRTRs as well as country-specific documents and strategies regarding a PRTRs’ implementations. And don’t forget to join a growing PRTR community on the social networks, to share experience and learn more about PRTRs.

3rd Global Round Table on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers

November 7 2018

The 3rd Global Round Table on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers: "Promoting Informed Decisions for a Sustainable Future"

First PRTR reporting trial in Mongolia

October 22 2018

Did you know that during the long cold season the levels of air pollution in Ulaanbaatar are among the highest in the world?

Establishment of publicly accessible National PRTR approved by the Government of the Republic of Moldova

July 31 2018

Based on Governmental Decision nr. 373 dated 24 April 2018, the creation of a national PRTR has been officially approved in the Republic of Moldova