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Climate and Atmosphere

Definition(s)

The act or process of limiting or restricting the discharge of pollutants or contaminants, such as by setting emission limits or by modifying the emission source. (Source: GEMET/EEN)

In other languages

French
réduction d'émission
Russian
снижение выбросов
Spanish
reducción de emisión
Chinese, Simplified
排放减量
Arabic
تقليص الانبعاث

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with emission reduction

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with emission reduction. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Basel Convention
Stockholm Convention
Montreal Protocol
Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution
Minamata Convention on Mercury