By decision BC-12/3, the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention adopted the General technical guidelines on the environmentally sound management of wastes consisting of, containing or contaminated with persistent organic pollutants, and specific technical guidelines that had been updated or prepared to address the chemicals listed in Annexes A, B and C to the Stockholm Convention by decisions SC-4/10 to SC-4/18, SC-5/3 and SC-6/13 of the Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm Convention. The adopted technical guidelines are available in the Publications-Technical Guidelines page.
Following BC-12/3 decision, Parties and others were invited to provide comments on different aspects related to the development of the technical guidelines. Please find below, several requests and comments provided by Parties and others on the various requests. These also include requests made in decision OEWG-10/4 of the Open-ended Working Group at its tenth meeting.
Comments or queries should be sent to Ms. Carla Valle-Klann, Secretariat of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel: +41 22 917 86 86)