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Manual for the Implementation of the Basel Convention  
Guide to the Control System  
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Basel Convention Technical Guidelines            
Updated general technical guidelines for the environmentally sound management of wastes consisting of, containing or contaminated with persistent organic pollutants (POPs).  

Technical guidelines for the environmentally sound management of wastes consisting of, containing or contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), polychlorinated terphenyls (PCTs) or polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs).  

Technical guidelines for the environmentally sound management of wastes consisting of, containing or contaminated with 1,1,1 trichloro 2,2 bis(4 chlorophenyl)ethane (DDT)  

Technical guidelines on the environmentally sound management of wastes containing or contaminated with unintentionally produced polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDDs), polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDFs), hexachlorobenzene (HCB) or polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)  

Technical guidelines on the environmentally sound management of wastes consisting of, containing or contaminated with the pesticides aldrin, chlordane, dieldrin, endrin, heptachlor, hexachlorobenzene (HCB), mirex or toxaphene or with HCB as an industrial chemical  

Technical guidelines for the identification and environmentally soundmanagement of plastic wastes and for their disposal  
Technical guidelines for the environmentally sound management of the full and partial dismantling of ships  
Guidance paper on hazardous characteristic H6.2 (Infectious substances)  
Work on hazard characteristics - Approach to Basel Convention hazard characteristic H11: characterization of chronic or delayed toxicity  
Interim guidelines on the hazardous characteristic H12-Ecotoxic        
Interim guidelines on hazard characteristic H13 of Annex III to the Basel Convention  
Basel Convention TechnicalGuidelines on Hazardous Waste from the Production and use ofOrganic Solvents (Y6)            
BaselConvention Technical Guidelines on Waste Oils from PetroleumOrigins and Sources (Y8);            
Technical Guidelines onWastes Collected from Households (Y46)            
BaselConvention Technical Guidelines on the Identification and Managementof Used Tyres            
Basel Convention TechnicalGuidelines on Specially Engineered Landfill (D5)            
Basel Convention TechnicalGuidelines on Incineration on Land (D10)            
BaselConvention Technical Guidelines on Used Oil Re-Refining or OtherRe-Uses of Previously Used Oil (R9)            
Basel Convention TechnicalGuidelines on Hazardous Waste Physico-Chemical Treatment (D9)/ Biological Treatment (D8)            
Technical Guidelines for the Environmentally Sound Management of Waste Lead-acid Batteries  
Technical Guidelines on the Environmentally Sound Management of Biomedical and Healthcare Wastes (Y1; Y3)  
Technical guidelines on the environmentally sound recycling/reclamation of metals and metal compounds (R4)  
Training manuals
Document E A C F R S
Destructionand Decontamination Technologies for PCBs and Other POPs Wastes(Part I)            
Destruction and Decontamination Technologies for PCBs and Other POPs Wastes (Part II)            
Destruction and Decontamination Technologies for PCBs and Other POPs Wastes (Part III)            
Destruction and Decontamination Technologies for PCBs and Other POPs Wastes (Part III Annexes)            
Preparation of a NationalEnvironmentally Sound Management Plan for PCBs and PCB-ContaminatedEquipment        
Training Manual for the Preparation of National Used Lead Acid Batteries Environmentally Sound Management Plans in the Context of the Implementation of the Basel Convention          
Basel Convention Training Manual on Illegal Traffic for Customs and Enforcement Agencies  
Guidance manuals
Document E A C F R S
Implementation Manual of the Protocol            
MethodologicalGuide for Undertaking National Inventories under the Basel Convention  
Guidance Document on Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes destined for Recovery Operations            
Preparation of National Health-Care Waste Management Plans in Sub-Saharan Countries. Guidance Manual.          
Guidance Document on the Preparation of Technical Guidelines for the Environmentally Sound Management of Wastes Subject to the Basel Convention            
Guidance Document on Improving National Reporting  
 
 
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