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Climate and Atmosphere

Definition(s)

Presence in the atmosphere of large quantities of gases, solids and radiation produced by the burning of natural and artificial fuels, chemical and other industrial processes and nuclear explosions. (Source: GEMET/ GUNN)

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French
pollution de l'air
Russian
загрязнение воздуха
Spanish
contaminación atmosférica
Arabic
تلوث الهواء

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with air pollution

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with air pollution. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Stockholm Convention
World Heritage Convention
Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution
Abidjan Convention
Noumea Convention
Cartagena Convention
Minamata Convention on Mercury
Protocol on Heavy Metals
United Nations Environment Assembly
ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution