20 March 2015
Highlights in this issue: Sida-UNEP Annual Consultation Meeting on REN An Italian Company Fined Heavily for Shipping Pollution England and Wales Give Environmental Regulators Tougher Powers Thousands of Containers of Garbage Revealed at Seaports in Vietnam Click here to download ...
As the most populous region, Asia is one of the main destinations for dumping of hazardous waste, the main producer and consumer for ozone depleting substances (ODS), and also facing big challenges in controlling of chemicals and Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs). The project aims to reduce illegal transboundary movement of harmful substances and hazardous waste (HSHW) in Asia . Through the improved enforcement cooperation regionally and globally and the targeted problem-solving capacity-building at the national level through a network, the project will enchance the cooperation between the competent authorities and enable customs officers and other key enforcement officers to monitor and control transboudary movements of chemicals and waste more efficiently