TITLE

EU to UN: 'ban mercury trade'

AUTHOR(S)
Sapp, Meghan
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;11/6/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 42, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the European Union (EU) is again leading the charge to tackle global mercury production, trade and pollution. In 2005, the U.S. blocked the EU plan for a global ban on mercury trade, but now the EU is gearing up for another attempt when the UN General Assembly meets in Nairobi, Kenya, in February 2007.
ACCESSION #
23158364

 

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