|Document ID (ISN)||78215|
|Convention or series no.
Inter-Organization Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals (IOMC)
||Proceedings of the subregional workshop on identification and management of PCBs and dioxins/furans
||UNEP Chemicals, International Environmental House, 11-13 chemin des Anémones, 1219 Châtelaine, Genève, Switzerland, 2001. 332p. Illus.
||Papers presented at a workshop on the identification and management of PCBs, dioxins and furans held in La Habana, Cuba, 23-26 April 2001. The workshop examined the current international situation concerning persistent organic chemicals (POPs), PCBs, dioxins and furans. Other topics addressed: developing inventories for these products; classification of PCBs; storage of PCBs; technologies for treating and eliminating PCBs; experience in managing PCBs; techniques aimed at reducing emissions of furans and dioxins; Basle Convention and other legal aspects.
||UNEP; polychlorinated biphenyls; pollution control; dioxins; furan
||national organization; risk awareness; atmospheric pollution; Asia; legislation; conference; international cooperation
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||UN|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)