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Chemicals and Waste
Environmental Governance

Definition(s)

The act of converting material from one form into another desired form. (Source: GEMET/MGH)

Hierarchy

Related terms:
manufacturing
manufacturers
industrial area
industrial production
processing

In other languages

French
industrie
Russian
промышленность
Spanish
industria
Chinese, Simplified
工业
Arabic
صناعة

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with industry

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with industry. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Basel Convention
Stockholm Convention
Rotterdam Convention
Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents
United Nations Environment Assembly