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Persistent Organic Pollutants: Contaminated Site Investigation and Management Toolkit

… does not cover the specifics of how to manage site contamination. Specifically, Article 6 of the Stockholm … treat soil and sediment containing organic, inorganic, and radioactive contaminants. This technology uses heat to melt … etc.) • Pathological wastes and animal carcasses • Radioactive wastes Medium Concern Contaminants • Liquid waste …
03 Mar 2021 Document

Technical guidelines: Technical guidelines on the environmentally sound management of wastes consisting of, containing or contaminated with mercury or mercury compounds

… Atomic Energy Agency. 2009. Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste: Technological Implications for … of the multi-barrier concept for the final disposal of radioactive waste” [in German], Kemakta Konsult AB, Bericht, … “Mission Report – Investigation into Suspected Mercury Contamination at Sihanoukville, Cambodia”, Minamata City, …
03 Mar 2021 Document

Technical guidelines: General technical guidelines on the environmentally sound management of wastes of wastes consisting of, containing or contaminated with persistent organic pollutants

… Importation into Forum Island Countries of Hazardous and Radioactive Wastes and to Control the Transboundary Movement … of plastics and metals contaminated with PCBs. Japan Soil Contamination Countermeasures · Contains standards for the … FAO, 2000. Assessing Soil Contamination: A Reference Manual. Pesticide Disposal Series …
03 Mar 2021 Document

Vital Waste Graphics 3

… Metal scrap is not generally hazardous in itself, but contamination with other hazardous substances is a recurrent … that is difficult to estimate. The problems caused by radioactive waste are much larger than the management of spent fuel or the amount of radioactive medical and industrial waste. In the next 0.01 …
03 Mar 2021 Document in Chemicals and Waste

Addressing pollution: Governance frameworks, challenges and oppotunities in the context of the 2030 Agenda

… before 2020, the resulting prevention of water and fish contamination, and exposures to pregnant women and children, … the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management (1997) applies to spent fuel and radioactive waste resulting from civilian nuclear reactors …
03 Mar 2021 Document in Environmental Governance

International ocean governance: Using international law and organisations to manage marine resources sustainably (revised)

… A major goal was to ban at-sea dis- posal of high-level radioactive wastes.3 A second trend in ocean agreements also … 700 km northeast of Spain as the European dumping site for radioactive wastes in 1967. [Samir Mankabady, The … ed agricultural fields and livestock-raising); microbial contamination of seafood and beaches by sewage; fouling of …
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Towards a Pollution Free Planet - extract from InforMEA e-learning course

… robust programmes to identify, assess and remediate soil contamination, the implications (European Environment and … (United are no legal instruments to control leakage of radioactive materials into the oceans. Although the … still no acceptable “storage or disposal option” for the radioactive waste generated from the processing of …
03 Mar 2021 Document in Environmental Governance

Compendiums on Human Rights and the Environment - Selected International legal materials and cases (Advanced Version)

… the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management … Ban the importation into Forum Countries of Hazardous and Radioactive Wastes and to Control the Transboundary Movements … those displaced by natural disasters or environmental contamination. increasing pressures on the environment and …
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E-waste Inspection and Enforcement Manual - Developed in the framework of the SBC E-waste Africa project

… Importation into Forum Island Countries of Hazardous and Radioactive Wastes and to Control the Transboundary Movement … prohibiting the import of any ha- zardous (including radioactive) waste. The Convention was negotiated by twelve … does not exclude certain hazardous wastes (like those for radioactive materials). The Waigani Convention to Ban the …
03 Mar 2021 Document

Judicial handbook on environmental law

… 1) Use of resources at unsustainable levels, and 2) Contamination of the environment through pollution and waste … from radioactivity, for example, will continue until the radioactive substances naturally deteriorates, which can be … the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management recognizes the importance of …
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