At a glance
The information available in this section aims to presents the most important problems associated with Kronospan’s activities in the town of Sebes/Romania. The ‘Pollution Free Sebes’ campaign is the result of the joint efforts by the Independent Centre for the Development of Environmental Resources (ICDER) and the Independent Center for Environmental Protection from Sebes. The campaign’s aim is to prevent Kronospan Sebes’ extension of it’s existing formaldehydes production plant and to stop the pollution generated by the Kronospan industrial platform from Sebes.
ICDER is an NGO based in the town Cluj-Napoca/Romania. It was founded in 2006. Our aim has been to implement programs and projects that contribute to the defense of the constitutional right to a clean and environmentally balanced environment; to the development of the non-governmental sector in Romania and to the improvement of decision-making processes in public administration.
The Independent Center for Environmental Protection is an NGO based in Sebes. It was founded by a group of citizens from Sebes. The local people’s initiative came as a reaction to the pollution generated by Kronospan. The association wishes to ensure environmental protection on a long term basis.