The direct or indirect human alteration of the biological, physical, chemical or radiological integrity of freshwater. (Source: GEMET/Landy)
The manmade or man-induced alteration of the chemical, physical, biological and radiological integrity of water. (Source: GEMET)
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pollution de l'eau
contaminación del agua
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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with water pollution
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|World Heritage Convention||1 decision|
|Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents||1 article or paragraph3 documents|
|Minamata Convention on Mercury||2 documents|
|United Nations Environment Assembly||1 decision|