strategy

Minimizing use of harmful chemicals

Implementation:
This strategy features in the framework of Agenda 21 as formulated at UNCED (Rio de Janeiro, 1992), now coordinated by the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development and implemented through national and local authorities.

Agenda 21 recommends developing applications to minimize the requirement for unsustainable synthetic chemical input and to maximize the use of environmentally appropriate products, including natural products.

Broader:
Minimizing
Subjects:
Chemicals
Hazards
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies