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Climate and Atmosphere

Definition(s)

The degree to which air is polluted; the type and maximum concentration of man-produced pollutants that should be permitted in the atmosphere. (Source: GEMET/ ALL / WRIGHT)

In other languages

French
qualité de l'air
Russian
качество воздуха
Spanish
calidad del aire
Chinese, Simplified
空气质量
Arabic
نوعية الهواء

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with air quality

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with air quality. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Basel Convention
Stockholm Convention
Prevention and Emergency Protocol
Specially Protected Areas and Biodiversity Protocol
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