More pesticides may be restricted

April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 60, p32
Trade Publication
This article states that a committee of global experts has recommended adding two pesticides to the list of chemicals that are subject to global trade restrictions under the United Nations Rotterdam Convention. A total of 39 substances are included, and a further 160 are set to be considered for inclusion. Inclusion on the list of pesticides and Industrial chemicals requiring prior informed consent means that an importing country must agree to accept the substance.


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