Request for comments on guidance documents

Decision SC-7/10, adopted by the Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm Convention at its seventh meeting, encourages parties to use the revised, updated and draft guidance for developing national implementation plans and to provide the Secretariat with detailed comments on them by 31 March 2016.

Guidance documents are the following:

Part A

Items: 3 
Guidance for developing a national implementation plan for the Stockholm Convention on persistent organic pollutants (draft - 31 March 2014) 381.91 K 905.66 K
Revised draft guidance for the inventory of perfluorooctane sulfonic acid and related chemicals listed under the Stockholm Convention2.95 MB 3.51 MB
Revised draft guidance for the inventory of polybrominated diphenyl ethers under the Stockholm Convention3.68 MB 1.89 MB

Part B

Items: 6 
Draft guidance on socio-economic assessment for national implementation plan development and implementation under the Stockholm Convention917 K 417.42 K
Draft guidance for the control of the import and export of persistent organic pollutants (2012)242.66 K 863.32 K
Draft guidance for the identification, inventory and substitution of hexabromocyclododecane (2015) 
Draft guidance on calculation of action plan costs for specific persistent organic pollutants (2012)4.78 MB 4.13 MB
Draft guidance on Sampling, Screening and Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants in Products and Articles (Draft - February 2013) 1.69 MB 2.56 MB
Labelling of products or articles that contain persistent organic pollutants - initial considerations (draft, 2012)257.23 K 701.85 K

Letter date: 8 July 2015

Deadline: 31 March 2016