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Join the workshop for strengthening capacities of the Rotterdam Convention in Costa Rica!

Taking place from 28 November to 1 December 2022, the workshop is organized by the Costa Rica Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock, with the support of the Secretariat of the Rotterdam Convention, and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

Join the workshop for strengthening capacities of the Rotterdam Convention in Costa Rica!

Join the workshop for strengthening capacities of the Rotterdam Convention in Costa Rica!
 
Rotterdam Convention Compliance Committee meets for the first time

The meeting will be held from 16 to 18 November 2022, back-to-back with the 15th Basel Convention Implementation and Compliance Committee meeting.

Rotterdam Convention Compliance Committee meets for the first time

Rotterdam Convention Compliance Committee meets for the first time
 
Outcomes of the eighteenth meetings the Chemical Review Committee and the Persistent Organic Pollutants Review Committee

The objective of this online briefing is to inform Parties to the Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions, observers and other stakeholders on the outcomes of the eighteenth meetings of the Rotterdam Convention’s Chemical Review Committee (CRC-18) and the Stockholm Convention’s Persistent Organic Pollutants Review Committee (POPRC-18).

Outcomes of the eighteenth meetings the Chemical Review Committee and the Persistent Organic Pollutants Review Committee

Outcomes of the eighteenth meetings the Chemical Review Committee and the Persistent Organic Pollutants Review Committee
 
Listing of two new chemicals in Annex III to the Rotterdam Convention

The amendments to list decabromodiphenyl ether and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), its salts and PFOA-related compounds enter into force on 22 October 2022. Parties are invited to provide import responses by 21 July 2023.

Listing of two new chemicals in Annex III to the Rotterdam Convention

Listing of two new chemicals in Annex III to the Rotterdam Convention

The amendments to list decabromodiphenyl ether and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), its salts and PFOA-related compounds in Annex III enter into force on 22 October 2022. Parties are invited to provide import responses by 21 July 2023.

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Letter dispatching Decision Guidance Documents and request for submission of import responses on decabromodiphenyl ether and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), its salts and PFOA-related compounds      
Decision Guidance Document for decabromodiphenyl ether      
Decision Guidance Document for perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), its salts and PFOA-related compounds      
Depositary notification with text of the amendments in the six official United Nations languages  

Import response form
Instructions on completing the import response form      
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