About the product
This one-of-a-kind reference book offers international environmental guidelines and global conventions related to the control of chemical substances in various environmental media such as: air, water, drinking water and waste. Information has been collected from four main sources: the United Nations, the International Labour Organization, the International Maritime Organization and the World Health Organization. Each of the 700 entries gives a summary of the way the convention or guideline controls the chemical specified in the record. It also gives the name of the convention or origin of the guideline proposed in the summary.