Change In Annex Iii Of The Rotterdam Convention On The Procedure Of Prior Informed Consent For Certain Hazardous Chemicals And Pesticides In International...

Original Language Title: Änderung in Anlage III des Rotterdamer Übereinkommens über das Verfahren der vorherigen Zustimmung nach Inkenntnissetzung für bestimmte gefährliche Chemikalien sowie Pestizide im internationalen ...

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32. Amendment to Annex III to the Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade

On the basis of § 5 paragraph 1 Z 6 of the Federal Law on the Federal Law Gazette 2004 (BGBlG) BGBl.  I n ° 100/2003 idgF, shall be made known:

At its seventh session, 4.  By 15 May 2015, the Conference of the Parties to the Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade (BGBl.  III No 67/2005 idF BGBl.  -No 106/2009, as last amended by BGBl.  III No 173/2015, last proclamation of the BGBl area.  III N ° 177/2015), the amendment to Annex III to the Rotterdam Convention, as amended, shall be adopted in accordance with the following provisions:

According to Decision RC-7/4, the following chemical is included in Annex III to the Convention:

Chemical

Relevant CAS number (s)

Category

Methamidophos

10265-92-6

Pesticide

(translation)

CAS Number (n)

Methamidophos

10265-92-6

Pesticide

The existing entry in Annex III for "methamidophos (soluble liquid formulations of the substance whose active substance content exceeds 600 g/l)" is deleted with the same decision.

This amendment is based on Decision RC-7/4 and in accordance with Art. 22 (5) lit.  c of the Convention for all Contracting Parties which entered into force on 15 September 2015.

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