For past several decades, CSIR - National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (CSIR - NEERI) is playing a major role in addressing some of India’s most pressing and critical national challenges. CSIR - NEERI provides knowledge based services for environmental management in India for monitoring and analysis of pesticides, dioxins, furans, PCBs and persistent pollutants from various environmental matrices in the form of sponsored and consultancy projects supported by both governmental and private agencies in India. CSIR - NEERI has pioneered significant R&D activities for various Industries. CSIR - NEERI is one of the institutes in India having facilities for dioxin and furan estimation from environmental media. The Institute has outstanding scientific and technical manpower and resources to consult and demonstrate hazardous waste management and disposal technologies. CSIR - NEERI has an adequate knowledge on BAT/BEP; waste management, POPs analysis, NIP formulation and inventory investigation.
Being one of the Stockholm Convention Regional Centre on POPs for Asia region (SCRC), CSIR - NEERI is dedicated to provide technical assistance with respect to monitoring and assessment of POPs in the environment, raise awareness and promote identification and environmentally sound management of POPs and POPs contaminated sites in the region. This will help the regional parties in fulfilling their obligations towards Stockholm Convention.