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Protocol on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)

About the protocol


Status of ratification of
The 1998 Aarhus Protocol on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)
as of 14 May 2012
 

Party

Signature

Ratification*

Albania

 

 

Armenia

 18.12.1998 

 

Austria

24.06.1998

27.08.2002 (R)(2)

Belarus

 

 

Belgium

  24.06.1998 (1)

26.05.2006 (R)

Bulgaria

 24.06.1998 

05.12.2001 (R)

Canada

24.06.1998

18.12.1998 (R)(2)

Croatia

24.06.1998

06.09.2007 (R)

Cyprus

24.06.1998 

02.09.2004 (R

Czech Republic

24.06.1998

06.08.2002 (R)

Denmark

24.06.1998

06.07.2001 (Ap)

Estonia

 

11.05.2005 (Ac)

Finland

24.06.1998

03.09.2002 (At)

France

24.06.1998

25.07.2003 (Ap)

Germany

24.06.1998

25.04.2002 (R)

Greece

24.06.1998

 

Holy See

 

 

Hungary

 18.12.1998

07.01.2004 (R)

Iceland

 24.06.1998

29.05.2003 (R)

Ireland

24.06.1998

 

Italy

24.06.1998

20.06.2006 (R)

Latvia

24.06.1998 

28.10.2004 (R)

Liechtenstein

24.06.1998

23.12.2003 (At)

Lithuania

 24.06.1998

16.06.2006 (R)

Luxembourg

24.06.1998

01.05.2000 (R)(2)

Malta

 

 

Monaco

 

 

Montenegro

 

09.02.2012 (Ac

Netherlands

24.06.1998

23.06.2000 (At) (3)

Norway

24.06.1998

16.12.1999 (R)(2)

Poland

24.06.1998

 

Portugal

 24.06.1998

 

Republic of Moldova

 24.06.1998

01.10.2002 (R)

Romania

 24.06.1998

05.09.2003 (R)

Russian Federation

 

 

San Marino

 

 

Serbia

 

 26.03.2012 (Ac)

Slovakia

24.06.1998

30.12.2002(At)(2)

Slovenia

24.06.1998

15.11.2005 (R)

Spain

25.06.1998

 15.02.2011 (R)

Sweden

24.06.1998

19.01.2000 (R)

Switzerland

 24.06.1998 

14.11.2000 (R)

The former Yugoslav Republic of  Macedonia

 

01.11.2010 (Ac)

Turkey

 

 

Ukraine

24.06.1998 

 

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

24.06.1998 

02.09.2005 (R)

United States of America

24.06.1998 

 

European Community

24.06.1998 

30.04.2004 (Ap)

Total:

36

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