|Document ID (ISN)||52402|
|Convention or series no.
||Basel convention on the control of transboundary movements of hazardous wastes and their disposal - Final Act [UNEP]
||Convention de Bâle sur le contrôle des mouvements transfrontières de déchets dangereux et de leur élimination - Acte final [PNUE] [in French]|
||United Nations Environment Programme, Palais des Nations, 1211 Genève 10, Switzerland, Mar. 1989. 91p.
||The Conference of Plenipotentiaries on the Global Convention on the control of transboundary movements of hazardous wastes was convened by the UNEP and held in Basel, Switzerland, from 20-22 March 1989. The adopted Convention, known as the "Basel Convention", defines "hazardous wastes" and proposes means to control their movements through national boundaries.
||dangerous substances; waste disposal; transport of materials; UNEP
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||UNEP|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
||Waste collection and disposal
Transport of materials