Problem

Specious measures for environmental protection

Other Names:
Trade protection disguised as consumer protection
Nature:

Increasingly in international trade, it is recognized that national standards and technical regulations which ostensibly are designed to protect the consumer and the environment turn out to be of a protectionist character.

Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 15: Life on Land
Date of last update
12.06.2019 – 18:04 CEST