Cote d'Ivoire given cash to clean up contaminated land

February 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;2/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 54, p35
Trade Publication
The article reports on the $198 million, or €152 million, that will be given to the Cote d'Ivoire government to clean up contaminated land and medical costs associated with the dumping of toxic waste in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire in 2006. The funds will come from Dutch-based oil trading company Trafigura, which chartered the Probo Koala, the ship carrying the cargo.


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