Graphics Library >> Basel Convention Graphics (1999 ... >> Transboundary Movement of Ha ...

Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes and Other Wastes among OECD Countries in 1997

Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes and Other Wastes among OECD Countries in 1997

File type Download Size Language
.jpg .jpg Download 74 kb -
Uploaded 24 Feb 2012 by GRID-Arendal
Year: 2006 Author: UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Description:
This graphic shows the total transboundary movement in 1997 of hazardous wastes and other wastes among OECD countries that were reporting parties in 1997 to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal. The graphic shows the total amounts of hazardous wastes and other wastes transferred, in millions of metric tonnes, based on export data and based on import data. The amounts are shown according to Y categories, which are used to categorize different types of hazardous wastes and other wastes. The graphic also illustrates how much of the waste was disposed of and the method of disposal used, how much of each type of material was recycled, and how much of the waste was handled through 'unspecified or mixed operations'. These figures are presented according to export data and according to import data. A map showing the locations of OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) countries is included in Figure 9 at ...
Downloads: 0     Rating: 3
  • 133 Parties to the Basel Convention (11 November 1999)
  • Hazardous Wastes and Other Wastes Generated in 1997 in Relation to the Gross National Product (Calculated for Each Metric Tonne)
  • Generation of Hazardous Wastes and Other Wastes (Belgium Excluded) by Y Categories in 1997 in Million Metric Tonnes
  • Import of Hazardous Wastes and Other Wastes to Switzerland from Other Countries in 1997 Based on Export Data
  • Imports of waste to Switzerland in 1997
  • Total Amount of Hazardous Wastes and Other Wastes Generated in 1997 in Million Metric Tonnes
  • Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes Among Non-OECD Countries in 1997
  • Reporting Parties on Export Data in 1997