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Document ID (ISN)104194
CIS number 05-407
ISBN(s) 83-85805-88-5
Year 2003
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Żurek J., Sadowski M.
Title Persistent organic pollutants: Volume 1. National profile - Poland
Bibliographic information Instytut Ochrony Środowiska, Ul. Krucza 5/11, 00-548 Warszawa, Poland, 2003. 194p. Illus.
Abstract This report presents the results of the inventory phase of the implementation of the Stockholm Convention on persistent organic pollutants in Poland. The main objective of the inventory phase was to prepare a list of hazards caused by the use of hazardous substances subject to the Stockholm Convention in Poland. The report consists of two parts: inventory of persistent organic pollutants in Poland; the state of preparedness for the implementation of the Stockholm Convention.
Descriptors (primary) disposal of harmful waste; Poland; role of government; toxic substances; pollution control; organic compounds
Descriptors (secondary) air purification; waste site cleanup; report; UNIDO; polychlorinated biphenyls; international agreements; hazard evaluation; environmental pollution; research; legislation; water pollution; pesticides
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvincePoland
Subject(s) Environmental pollution
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal
Pollution control