B3.6.3 The Bamako Convention


The Bamako Convention (1991) is an agreement controlled by the Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes that was adopted in Bamako, Mali, on 30 January 1991 and aims to prohibit the importing of any hazardous wastes (including radioactive) and products that have been banned, cancelled, or withdrawn from registration for environmental or health reasons.


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