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Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal

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Arrêté n° 0069/MEE/MDMEECERH/SG/PFSC/05 portant modification de l’Arrêté n° 036/MEE/DG/2000 du 19/10/2000, portant création, composition et attribution du Comité Technique National chargé du suivi et de l’évaluation des Conventions Internationales sur les polluants organiques, les pesticides, les produits chimiques et déchets dangereux ( CTN/POPS).

Legislation | Chad | 2005

Keyword: Institution, International agreement-implementation, Hazardous substances, Pesticides, Hazardous waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Resolution No.152 of 2013 regulating the Passage and Export of Hazardous Waste Shipments across the Country's Borders.

Legislation | United Arab Emirates | 2013

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Environmental planning, Hazardous waste, Transboundary movement of waste, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Decree No. 167 on approval of rules regarding transboundary transportation of hazardous wastes.

Legislation | Azerbaijan | 2008

Keyword: Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Inspection, International trade, Offences/penalties, Transport/storage, Transboundary movement of waste, Waste management, Risk assessment/management, International agreement-implementation, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste Management Act 2010.

Legislation | Samoa | 2010

Keyword: Marine pollution, Basic legislation, Pollution control, Waste management, Institution, Waste disposal, Solid waste, International trade, Hazardous waste, Hazardous substances, Transboundary movement of waste, PIC-prior informed consent, International agreement-implementation, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret n° 2017-010 du 03 Janvier 2017 portant Interdiction de la production, de l’importation, de la commercialisation, de la constitution de stock et de l'utilisation des sachets et des sacs en plastique sur le territoire national.

Legislation | Madagascar | 2017

Keyword: Waste management, Waste prevention, International agreement-implementation, Transport/storage, Hazardous waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation of the Law on Waste Management.

Legislation | Iran, Islamic Republic of | 2005

Keyword: Institution, Data collection/reporting, Solid waste, Waste management, Waste disposal, Authorization/permit, Standards, Transboundary movement of waste, Recycling/reuse, Hazardous waste, Inspection, Monitoring, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environment Management Act (Hazardous Waste Management) Regulations, 2007 (Cap. 20:27).

Legislation | Zimbabwe | 2007 (2011)

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Transboundary effects, International agreement-implementation, International trade, Authorization/permit, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Water conservation zone

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environment Management Act (Hazardous Substances, Pesticides and other Toxic Substances) Regulations, 2007 (Cap. 20:27).

Legislation | Zimbabwe | 2007 (2011)

Keyword: Pesticides, Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Transboundary effects, International agreement-implementation, International trade, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 1120 of the Cabinet of Ministers validating the Regulation on control of transboundary movement of hazardous waste and utilization/disposal thereof and Yellow and Green lists of waste.

Legislation | Ukraine | 2000 (2015)

Keyword: Waste non-domestic sources, Waste management, Waste disposal, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Transboundary movement of waste, Classification/declassification, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste Management (Jersey) Law 2005.

Legislation | Jersey (UK) | 2005 (2007)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste domestic sources, Waste management, Authorization/permit, Waste non-domestic sources, Classification/declassification, Hazardous waste, Transboundary movement of waste, Inspection, International agreement-implementation, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Presidential Decree No. 1396 on additional measures regarding the implementation of international convention and agreements in the field of environmental protection.

Legislation | Azerbaijan | 2006

Keyword: Environmental standards, International agreement-implementation, Policy/planning, Capacity building, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret N°2014-1587 du 07 Octobre 2014 portant interdiction de la production, de l’importation, de la commercialisation et de l’utilisation des sachets et des sacs plastiques sur le territoire national Malagasy.

Legislation | Madagascar | 2014 | Repealed

Keyword: Waste domestic sources, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste prevention, Processing/handling, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. 27 of 2012 containing rules relative to housing, spatial planning and development, and the environment in the special municipalities of Bonaire, Sint-Eustatius en Saba.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2011

Keyword: Basic legislation, Land-use planning, EIA, Disasters, Soil pollution/quality, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Pollution control, Waste management, Waste disposal, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Transboundary movement of waste, International agreement-implementation, Sustainable development

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Presidential Decree No. 59 on implementation of Article 5 of the Basel Convention.

Legislation | Azerbaijan | 2004

Keyword: Transboundary movement of waste, Hazardous waste, Waste disposal, Waste management, Institution, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ordonnance n. 6.251 du 20/01/2017 relative aux déchets.

Legislation | Monaco

Keyword: Basic legislation, Waste disposal, Waste domestic sources, Waste management, Waste prevention, Recycling/reuse, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Decree No. 13 on approval of rules on inventory of wastes arising from production process.

Legislation | Azerbaijan | 2008

Keyword: Classification/declassification, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Inspection, International agreement-implementation, Inventory, Monitoring, Risk assessment/management, Standards, Transboundary movement of waste, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ley Nº 1.252 - Normas prohibitivas en materia de residuos y desechos peligrosos.

Legislation | Colombia | 2008

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Pollution control, Waste management, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Waste non-domestic sources, Hazardous waste, Hazardous substances, Transport/storage, International trade, Recycling/reuse, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Oil pollution, Polluter pays principle, Offences/penalties, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Import and Export of Hazardous Wastes, Regulations, 1994 (5754-1994).

Legislation | Israel | 1994

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous waste, Hazardous substances, International trade, Transport/storage, Inspection, Data collection/reporting, Authorization/permit, Classification/declassification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Resolution No. 259 of 2016 of Georgian Government on List of Waste Permitted for Importing in, Exporting from and Transiting through Georgia

Legislation | Georgia | 2016

Keyword: Classification/declassification, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, International agreement-implementation, International agreement-text, International trade, Inventory, Solid waste, Transboundary movement of waste, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Sub-Decree On Solid Waste Management No.36 ANRK.BK.

Legislation | Cambodia | 1999

Keyword: Solid waste, Waste disposal, Waste management, Waste prevention, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Waste domestic sources, Waste non-domestic sources, Pollution control, Recycling/reuse, Sewerage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EU) No. 1257/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council on ship recycling and amending Regulation (EC) No. 1013/2006 and Directive 2009/16/EC.

Legislation | European Union | 2013

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Pollution control, Marine pollution, Harbour, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Transboundary movement of waste, Transport/storage, PIC-prior informed consent, Recycling/reuse

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Acuerdo Nº 146 - Procedimientos para la gestión integral y ambientalmente racional de los Bifenilos Policlorados (PCB) en el Ecuador.

Legislation | Ecuador | 2015

Keyword: Hazardous substances, International trade, Monitoring, Registration, Hazardous waste, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Hazardous Waste (Control of Export, Import and Transit) Act (Chapter 122a).

Legislation | Singapore | 1997 (2003)

Keyword: Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Waste disposal, Marine pollution, Waste management, Waste prevention, Waste domestic sources, Waste non-domestic sources, Effluent waste water/discharge, Internal trade, International agreement-text, International trade, Solid waste, Transboundary effects, Transboundary movement of waste, Transport/storage, Cleaning agents/detergents, Coal, Organic waste, Recycling/reuse

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 135/2012 amending Regulation (EC) No. 1013/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on shipments of waste to include certain unclassified wastes in Annex IIIB thereto.

Legislation | European Union | 2012

Keyword: PIC-prior informed consent, Transboundary movement of waste, Transport/storage, Hazardous waste, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ley N° 14.321 - Residuos de Aparatos Eléctricos y Electrónicos (RAEEs).

Legislation | Argentina | 2011

Keyword: Waste management, Solid waste, Waste prevention, Registration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 1994/5419 of the Council of Ministers on ratifying the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal.

Legislation | Turkey | 1994

Keyword: Environmental security, Hazardous substances, Inspection, International agreement-implementation, Precautionary principle, Public health, Risk assessment/management, Transboundary movement of waste, Waste disposal, Hazardous waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté n° 052 /MEP/SGP/PFSC/06 Portant modification de l’Arrêté N°037/MEE/DG/2000 Du Comité Technique National chargé du suivi et de L’évaluation des Conventions Internationales sur les Polluants Organiques, les pesticides, les produits Chimiques et déchets dangereux (CTN/POPs).

Legislation | Chad | 2006

Keyword: Institution, International agreement-implementation, Hazardous substances, Pesticides, Hazardous waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Decree No. 41 on approval of rules for hazardous waste permit.

Legislation | Azerbaijan | 2003

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Classification/declassification, Hazardous waste, International agreement-implementation, Risk assessment/management, Transport/storage, Waste disposal, Waste management, Transboundary movement of waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Law No. 631 – IIs “On transit and import of waste”.

Legislation | Georgia | 1995 (2014)

Keyword: Waste non-domestic sources, Waste domestic sources, Hazardous waste, Recycling/reuse, Transboundary movement of waste, Transboundary effects, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Resolution No. 419/ü of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources on inventory rules and classification system for wastes incurred during the production process.

Legislation | Azerbaijan | 2003

Keyword: Classification/declassification, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Inspection, International agreement-implementation, Inventory, Monitoring, Risk assessment/management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

National Petroleum Authority Act (No. 691).

Legislation | Ghana | 2005

Keyword: Oil, Transport/storage, Institution, Special fund, Marine pollution, Pollution control, Oil pollution, Hazardous waste, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Resolución Nº 627/16 – Por la cual se prohíbe la importación de neumáticos usados para su reutilización directa sin previa remanufacturación y se reglamenta la gestión integral de los neumáticos usados generados en el país.

Legislation | Paraguay | 2016

Keyword: Hazardous substances, International trade, Waste management, Hazardous waste, Recycling/reuse

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Manitoba Hazardous Waste Management Corporation Act (C.C.S.M. c. H15).

Legislation | Canada | 1986 (2013)

Keyword: Hazardous waste, Waste disposal, Waste management, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Law for the Control of Export, Import, etc. of Specified Hazardous Wastes and other Wastes, 1992 (Law No. 108 of 1992).

Legislation | Japan | 1992 (2005)

Keyword: Hazardous waste, Waste disposal, Waste management, International trade, Transport/storage, Royalties/fees, Offences/penalties, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on Strengthening Control Over Shipment of Import Wastes.

Legislation | China | 1996

Keyword: Waste management, International trade, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste Management Act (Chapter 65:06).

Legislation | Botswana | 1998 (2008)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Waste management, Recycling/reuse, Hazardous waste, Waste disposal, Packaging/labelling, Policy/planning, Authorization/permit, Registration, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret présidentiel n° 06-170 du 24 Rabie Ethani 1427 correspondant au 22 mai 2006 portant ratification de l’amendement à la convention de Bâle sur le contrôle des mouvements transfrontières de déchets dangereux et de leur élimination, adopté à Genève le 22 septembre 1995.

Legislation | Algeria | 2006

Keyword: Hazardous waste, Waste management, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Hazardous Wastes and Chemicals Act 2010 (No. 28 of 2010).

Legislation | Tonga | 2010

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste management, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Transboundary movement of waste, PIC-prior informed consent, International agreement-implementation, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the ratification of the Convention on the control of transboundary movements of hazardous wastes and their disposal.

Legislation | Bosnia and Herzegovina | 2000

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Waste disposal, Waste management, Transboundary movement of waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX