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

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

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173. Amendments 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 sixth meeting from 28 April to 10 May 2013, the Conference of the Parties to the Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in the international trade (BGBl. III No 67/2005 idF BGBl. -No 106/2009, as last amended by BGBl. III n ° 167/2015), the following amendments were adopted in Annex III to the Rotterdam Convention:

In accordance with Decision RC-6/4, the following chemical is included in Annex III to the Convention:

Chemical

Relevant CAS number (s)

Category

Azinphos-methyl

86-50-0

Pesticide

(Translation)

Chemical

CAS number (s)

Category

Azinphosmethyl

86-50-0

Pesticide

In accordance with Decision RC-6/5, the following chemicals are included in Annex III to the Convention:

Chemical

Relevant CAS number (s)

Category

Commercial pentabromodiphenyl ether including:

Industrial

-Tetrabromodiphenyl ether

40088-47-9

-pentabromodiphenyl ether

32534-81-9

(Translation)

Chemical

CAS number (s)

Category

Commercially available pentabromodiphenyl ether, including:

Industrial chemical

-Tetrabromodiphenyl ether

40088-47-9

-pentabromodiphenyl ether

32534-81-9

In accordance with Decision RC-6/6, the following chemicals are included in Annex III to the Convention:

Chemical

Relevant CAS number (s)

Category

Commercial octabromodiphenyl ether including:

Industrial

-Hexabromodiphenyl ether

36483-60-0

-heptabromodiphenyl ether

68928-80-3

(Translation)

Chemical

CAS number (s)

Category

Commercially available octobromodiphenyl ether, including:

Industrial chemical

-Hexabromodiphenyl ether

36483-60-0

-heptabromodiphenyl ether

68928-80-3

In accordance with Decision RC-6/7, the following chemicals are included in Annex III to the Convention:

Chemical

Relevant CAS number (s)

Category

Perfluorooctane sulfonic acid,

Perfluorooctane sulfonates,

Perfluorooctane sulfonamide and perfluorooctane sulfonyl including:

Industrial

-perfluorooctane acid acid

1763-23-1

-Potassium perfluorooctane sulfonates

2795-39-3

-lithium perfluorooctane sulfonates

29457-72-5

-ammonium perfluorooctane sulfonates

29081-56-9

-diethanolammonium perfluorooctane sulfonates

70225-14-8

-Tetraethylammonium perfluorooctane sulfonates

56773-42-3

-Didecyldimethylammonium

Perfluorooctane sulfonates

251099-16-8

-N-ethylperfluorooctane sulphonamides

4151-50-2

-N-methylperfluorooctane sulphonamides

31506-32-8

-N-ethyl-N-(2-hydroxyethyl)

perfluorooctane sulfonamides

1691-99-2

-N-(2-hydroxyethyl) -Nmethylperfluorooctane

sulphonamides

24448-09-7

-perfluorooctane sulfonyl fluorides

307-35-7

(Translation)

Chemical

CAS number (s)

Category

Perfluorooctanesulfonic acid, perfluorooctanesulfonate, perfluorooctanesulfonamide and perfluorooctanesulfonyl, including:

Industrial chemical

-perfluorooctane

1763-23-1

-potassium perfluorooctane sulphonate

2795-39-3

-lithium perfluorooctane sulphonate

29457-72-5

-ammonium perfluorooctane sulphonate

29081-56-9

-Diethanolamine perfluorooctanosulfonate

70225-14-8

-heptadecafluorooctanesulphonic acid tetraethylammonium salt

56773-42-3

-Didecyldimethylammonium perfluorooctanesulfonate

251099-16-8

-N-ethyl-perfluorooctane-sulphonamide

4151-50-2

-N-methyl-perfluorooctanesulfonamide

31506-32-8

-N-ethyl-N-(2-hydroxyethyl)-

Perfluorooctanesulfonamide

1691-99-2

-N-(2-hydroxyethyl) -N-methyl-

Perfluorooctanesulfonamide

24448-09-7

-perfluorooctanesulfonyl fluoride

307-35-7

The present amendments are based on decisions RC-6/4, RC-6/5, RC-6/6 and RC-6/7 and in accordance with Article 22 (5) lit. c of the Convention for all Contracting Parties entered into force on 10 August 2013.

Ostermayer