Ekokem, Veolia picked to destroy Syria's stockpile

Ekokem and Veolia have won contracts to destroy part of Syria's chemical stockpile.

Ekokem, Veolia picked to destroy Syria's stockpile

World Bulletin / News Desk

Ekokem AB of Finland and Veolia of France have won contracts to destroy part of Syria's chemical weapons stockpile, the global watchdog OPCW said on Friday.

The Hague-based Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, which is overseeing the destruction process, has earmarked up to 40 million euros ($55 million) for the commercial processing of 500 tonnes of industrial chemicals and millions of litres of toxic waste.

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