Nomura Kohsan Co., Ltd has signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). Existing MoU which has been handled for four years will expire at the end of April. Nomura Kohsan president Yasushi Fujiwara and UNIDO Director General LI Yong signed the new MoU on cooperation between two parties about sustainable management of mercury waste.
The scope of MoU is increasing the technical capacity of recipient stakeholders in assessing, managing and reducing the risks to human health and the environment posed by mercury and mercury-containing waste. In addition to above, two parties agreed about cooperating for mercury disposal solutions. Nomura Kohsan and UNIDO will propose to work together to develop and test pilot projects. Nomura Kohsan will contribute to develop sustainable management of mercury waste through our technologies and know-how.