18 September, 2017
IPEN will conduct hair testing for mercury content at the COP1
IPEN has invited all COP1 delegates to come by the IPEN booth at the COP1 to get their hair tested for mercury. IPEN will be using an XRF analyzer to test delegates' hair, and the samples will be sent to Biodiversity Research Institute's laboratories for mercury analysis. Results will be complied and reported on at UNEA3.