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The Rotterdam Convention conference is all about Russia and Kazakhstan

Tuesday, May 5, 2015


Kathleen Ruff, RightOnCanada.ca In 2013, almost a million tonnes of asbestos was exported by a tiny number of asbestos mining countries.  Just two countries – Russia and Kazakhstan – were responsible for 80% of global asbestos export. Russia on its own was responsible for close to two thirds of total global asbestos export. What this [...]

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