Specious measures for environmental protection

Other Names:
Trade protection disguised as consumer protection

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.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST