Measures to Reduce or Eliminate Releases from Intentional Production and Use
(ii) (ii) Its import and export of the chemicals listed in Annex A in accordance with the provisions of paragraph 2; and
(b) (b) That a chemical listed in Annex A for which any production or use specific exemption is in effect or a chemical listed in for which any production or use specific exemption or acceptable purpose is in effect, taking into account any relevant provisions in existing international prior informed consent instruments, is exported only:
(c) That a chemical listed in Annex A, for which production and use specific exemptions are no longer in effect for any Party, is not exported from it except for the purpose of environmentally sound disposal as set forth in paragraph 1 (d) of Article 6;
10. “State of export” means a Party from which a transboundary movement of hazardous wastes or other wastes is planned to be initiated or is initiated;
15. “Exporter” means any person under the jurisdiction of the State of export who arranges for hazardous wastes or other wastes to be exported;
(c) Parties shall prohibit or shall not permit the export of hazardous wastes and other wastes if the State of import does not consent in writing to the specific import, in the case where that State of import has not prohibited the import of such wastes.
(e) Not allow the export of hazardous wastes or other wastes to a State or group of States belonging to an economic and/or political integration organization that are Parties, particularly developing countries, which have prohibited by their legislation all imports, or if it has reason to believe that the wastes in question will not be managed in an environmentally sound manner, according to criteria to be decided on by the Parties at their first meeting;
5. A Party shall not permit hazardous wastes or other wastes to be exported to a non-Party or to be imported from a non-Party.
6. The Parties agree not to allow the export of hazardous wastes or other wastes for disposal within the area south of 60° South latitude, whether or not such wastes are subject to transboundary movement.
Transboundary Movement between Parties
3. The State of export shall not allow the generator or exporter to commence the transboundary movement until it has received written confirmation that:
(d) (d) "Re-export" means export of any specimen that has previously been imported;
Regulation of Trade in Specimens of Species included in Appendix I
4. 4. The re-export of any specimen of a species included in Appendix I shall require the prior grant and presentation of a re-export certificate. A re-export certificate shall only be granted when the following conditions have been met:
Regulation of Trade in Specimens of Species included in Appendix II
5. 5. The re-export of any specimen of a species included in Appendix II shall require the prior grant and presentation of a re-export certificate. A re-export certificate shall only be granted when the following conditions have been met :
Regulation of Trade in Specimens included in Appendix III
2. 2. The export of any specimen of a species included in Appendix III from any State which has included that species in Appendix III shall require the prior grant and presentation of an export permit. An export permit shall only be granted when the following conditions have been met :
Permits and Certificates
2. 2. An export permit shall contain the information specified in the model set forth in Appendix IV, and may only be used for export within a period of six months from the date on which it was granted.
OBLIGATIONS IN RELATIOM TO EXPORTS CHEMICALS LISTED IN ANNEX III
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(f) (f) "Export" and "import" mean, in their respective connotations, the movement of a chemical from one Party to another Party, but exclude mere transit operations;
Hazardous Wastes Protocol
ARTICLE 7 DUTY TO REIMPORT
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ARTICLE 1 DEFINITIONS
(l) “State of export” means a Party from which a transboundary movement of hazardous wastes is planned to be initiated or is initiated;
ARTICLE 5 GENERAL OBLIGATIONS
3. The Parties shall also take all appropriate measures to reduce to a minimum the transboundary movement of hazardous wastes, and if possible to eliminate such movement in the Mediterranean. To achieve this goal, Parties have the right individually or collectively to ban the import of hazardous wastes. Other Parties shall respect this sovereign decision and not permit the export of hazardous wastes to States which have prohibited their import.
4. Subject to the specific provisions relating to the transboundary movement of hazardous wastes through the territorial sea of a State of transit, referred to in Article 6.4 of this Protocol, all Parties shall take appropriate legal, administrative and other measures within the area under their jurisdiction to prohibit the export and transit of hazardous wastes to developing countries, and Parties which are not Member States of the European Community *** shall prohibit all imports and transit of hazardous wastes.
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