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Investigator Handbook

  • Investigator Handbook - English (PDF)
  • Investigator Handbook - Russian (PDF)
  • Investigator Handbook - Spanish (PDF)
  • Section 1 - About Blacksmith and the Global Toxic Site Identification Program (PDF)
  • Section 2 - Assessment Process and Sampling Guidelines (PDF)
  • Section 3 - Using the Online Database (PDF)
  • Section 4 - Recommended Maximum Concentrations Chart (PDF)
  • Section 5 - Financial Reporting and Payment (PDF)
  • Section 6 - Monthly Financial Report Form (Please see 'Finance and Admin Forms' below)
  • Section 7 - Freqently Asked Questions (PDF)
  • Section 8 - Contact Information (PDF)
  • Section 9 - Annex A: Health & Safety Guidelines (PDF)
  • Section 10 - Annex B: Information About Pollutants (PDF)

Other Global Toxic Site Identification Program Resources 

  • 2-Page Summary of the Global Toxic Site Identification Program (PDF)
  • Sampling Protocol - English (PDF)
  • Sampling Protocol - Russian (PDF)
  • Sampling Protocol - Spanish (PDF)
  • ISS Checklist - English (PDF)
  • ISS Checklist - Russian (PDF)
  • ISS Checklist - Spanish (PDF)
  • Photo Guidelines (PDF)
  • Soil Sampling Methodology for Lead (PDF) 
  • Sample Submittal Form (Excel) 
  • Blank ISS Form (MS-Word)
  • Industry Overview - Used Lead-Acid Battery (ULAB) Recycling (PDF)
  • Industry Overview - Artisanal Small-Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) (PDF) 
  • Communications Policy (PDF)
  • How Blacksmith Works With Countries (PDF)
  • VIDEO: Introduction to Using the Online Database (Watch)
  • Investigator Terms of Reference (PDF)
  • Recommended Levels for Chemicals and Metals (PDF) (Excel)
  • Pollution-Pathway-People (PDF)
  • Blacksmith Index - An Overview (PDF)

Cleanup Project Resources

  • Project Completion Report: (PDF)  (MS-Word) 
  • Quarterly Reporting Template for Project Partners (MS-Word)
  • Stakeholder Group Procedure (PDF)
  • Expense Reporting Template for Project Partners (Excel)

Finance and Admin Forms

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