TITLE

POPs plan moves a step forward

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;4/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 60, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article states that the European Commission has published the European Union's (EU) strategy for bringing in the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs). The Commission says its plan aims to identify existing EU measures related to POPs, and establish methods for bringing in further measures. The EU says that its would focus enforcing the convention because of the necessary laws are already in place.
ACCESSION #
24889300

 

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