United Nations's Clearing the Air: 25 Years of the Convention on Long-Range PDF

By United Nations

ISBN-10: 9211169100

ISBN-13: 9789211169102

The book of this publication marks the twenty fifth anniversary of the UNECE conference on Long-range Transboundary pollution, one of many oldest and extra winning multilateral overseas treaties conserving the surroundings. It indicates the conference because it is visible in the course of the eyes of specialists, delegates, chairmen and individuals of the secretariat with contributions from some of the top avid gamers within the Convention’s paintings through the years.

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This made international action profitable. And last, but not least, it was demonstrated that emissions o f sulphur dioxide could be reduced to a large extent, and at reasonable cost, by flue gas desulphurization and fuel shifts. A final remark Reviewing the perceptions two major conclusions could be drawn. The first is that the Convention is really a fruit o f the cold war. The Eastern and the Western blocs were clearly in need for some sort o f detente and the only subject they could agree on was environment.

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Federal Republic o f Cermany/Netherlands, Nordic countries, Benelux countries, Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), United States/Canada. The development o f modern air pollution monitors and the formulation o f several types o f transport models promoted the creation o f many international expert meetings, working groups and measurement campaigns to obtain “comparable” monitoring and modelling results. Also ideas about large-scale monitoring networks with central data analysis were born.

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