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Regulations to Control Ozone-Depleting Substances

A Guidebook

  • Author: UNEP
  • Publication date: July 1997
  • Page count: 280
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 97.III.D.83

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The need to design, implement and enforce effective regulatory, legislative and policy frameworks to support the phase-out of ozone depleting substances (ODSs) is an urgent concern of many countries. This Guidebook is of great assistance to those responsible for structuring and drafting regulations to control and eliminate the use of ODSs. It provides a brief overview of the structure and strategies in existing ODS regulations which encompasses all governmental directives of a legally-binding nature. It also includes information about governmental guidelines, voluntary agreements and cooperation with industry, cooperation with industry associations, economic disincentives and labelling schemes.