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This article gives an outline of the international conventions and supranational regulations which deal with the concept of dangerous substances in the aquatic environment. It describes changes in philosophy towards the control of these dangerous substances and examines a few major problems which have led to a lack of momentum of the legislative process.

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Authors: VENNEKENS-CAPKOVA J, CEC Bruxelles (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 12547 EN (1990) 16 pp., FS, ECU 5
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