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Produits chimiques et déchets

Definition(s)

Organic pollutants that do not break down chemically and remain in the environment. Pollutants with higher persistence may produce more harmful environmental effects. (Source: GEMET/LANDYa)

In other languages

Anglais
persistent organic pollutant
Russe
стойкое органическое загрязняющее вещество
Espagnol
contaminantes orgánicos persistentes
Chinois, Simplifié
持久性有机污染物
Arabe
ملوث عضوي مستمر

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with polluant organique persistant

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Convention de Bâle
Convention de Stockholm
Convention de Rotterdam
Convention de Minamata sur le mercure
ASCOBANS
Assemblée des Nations Unies pour l’environnement

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Introducing the Stockholm Convention

The Synergies Process

Stop the POPs