Protocol on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers | Kiev Protocol on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers | UN-ECE Protocol on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers | Protocol on PRTRs
SAINMHÍNIÚ international legal instrument adopted at an extraordinary meeting of the parties to the Aarhus Convention [ IATE:902777 ] on 21 May 2003 in Kiev, with the objective of enhancing public access to information through the establishment of coherent, nationwide pollutant release and transfer registers [ IATE:929124 ] (or PRTRs, i.e. inventories of pollution from industrial sites and other sources) TAGAIRT Council-EN, based on UNECE > Environmental policy > Conventions and protocols > Public participation > Protocol on PRTRs > About the protocol > Introduction > 'Kyiv Protocol on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers', http://www.unece.org/env/pp/prtr.htm [8.4.2016]
NÓTA Signed: Kiev, 21.5.2003<BR>Entry into force: 8.10.2009<BR><BR>All States can participate in the Protocol, including those which have not ratified the Aarhus Convention and those which are not members of the Economic Commission for Europe. It is by design an 'open' global protocol.