Participation in Treaties - Stockholm Convention on Persistant Organic Pollutants
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Summary
Abstract: Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) are chemical substances that persist in the environment, bioaccumulate through the food web, and pose a risk of causing adverse effects to human health and the environment. With the evidence of long-range transport of these substances to regions where they have never been used or produced and the consequent threats they pose to the environment of the whole ... View entire text
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  N: -60.5   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Participation in Treaties - Stockholm Convention on Persistant Organic Pollutants
Dataset Release Date: 2010-10-05
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-01-01
Stop Date: 2010-10-05
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Use Constraints Public
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-02-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-07-25
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