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Chemicals and Waste


Waste materials discarded from industrial operations, or derived from manufacturing processes; may be solid, sludge (wet solids) or liquid wastes and may or may not be considered hazardous. (Source: GEMET-HMD / ISEP)

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déchet industriel
промышленные отходы
residuos industriales
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مخلفات صناعية

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with industrial waste

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Basel Convention
Stockholm Convention
Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents