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Industrial pollution control and international trade.

Industrial pollution control and international trade.

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Published by General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade in Geneva .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesGATT Studies in International Trade -- 1
ContributionsGeneral Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (Organisation)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20932040M

  Residents say they also have a serious industrial pollution and public health problem, and a group of about 1, have launched a lawsuit against the owners of Author: Lauren Zanolli.   The Industrial Revolution The Industrial Revolution began in England, which was by , one of the wealthiest nations in the world and controlled an empire that covered one-quarter of the world’s landmass. It started with England’s textile industry, which was struggling to produce goods cheaper and faster for growing consumer : R. Adam Dastrup, Ma, Gisp.

The year was a turning point in Japan's environmental policy. The concept of sustainable development from Our Common Future (World Commission on Environment and Development, ) had taken hold, public concern about global environmental problems was growing, and global environmental issues.   What is air pollution? Learn how greenhouse gasses, smog, and toxic pollutants effect climate change, and human health. Subscribe:

just cause the pollution to be shifted from one environ-mental medium (air, water, or land) to another. The “command-and-control” nature of the regulatory sys-tem (in which government sets prescriptive standards and in some cases dictates methods for compliance) also has contributed to this emphasis on after-the-fact pollution control. The immense growth of the People's Republic of China since the s has resulted in increased soil pollution. [citation needed] The State Environmental Protection Administration believes it to be a threat to the environment, food safety and sustainable agriculture. 38, square miles (, km 2) of China's cultivated land have been polluted, with contaminated water being used to irrigate.


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