TITLE

Asia battles with POPs

AUTHOR(S)
Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;2/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 53, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that South Korea ratified the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POP). The government signed the convention in October 2001 and has since been preparing for implementation by measuring the release of the POPs chemicals and rafting domestic legislation. POPs pose a risk to humans and the wider environment.
ACCESSION #
24202598

 

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