Tests for the presence of mercury

Advertising analyses of the air, water or earth for the presence of mercury is restricted.

Your ads must meet the legal requirements of the countries where you want to serve them.

According to the law “On advertising” and Yandex placement policy, certain documents must be provided.

When to submit documents

You can send documents at any time after your ads have been sent for moderation. If ads are rejected due to an absence of required documents, then they will be re-evaluated after documents are submitted. If your ads pass moderation, they will be accepted for display. If additional information is required, we will contact you.

Required documents

Ads for analyses of the air, water or earth for the presence of mercury:

  • A copy of the certificate of accreditation issued by the Federal Accreditation Service. “Mercury” should be indicated in the accreditation field.

For mercury collection ads:

  • A copy of the license (including the back side and appendices) stating that you can collect, transport, process, recycle, neutralize, and dispose of waste of hazard class I-IV. The address where the medical services are provided in the license must match the address indicated in the contact information as well as on the landing page of the ad.

How do I submit documents?

Send copies of prepared documents via the feedback form below (include your ad campaign or order number).

If you still have questions about moderation or your results, write to us.

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