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Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution

Protocol on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)

About the protocol


Status of ratification of
The 1998 Aarhus Protocol on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)
as of 29 November 2006

Party Signature Ratification*
Armenia
 18.12.1998   
Austria
24.06.1998
27.08.2002 (R)(2)
Belarus
   
Belgium
  24.06.1998 (1)
26.05.2006 (R)
Bulgaria
 24.06.1998  05.12.2001 (R)
Canada
24.06.1998 18.12.1998 (R)(2)
Croatia
24.06.1998  
Cyprus
24.06.1998  02.09.2004 (R) 
Czech Republic
24.06.1998 06.08.2002 (R)
Denmark
24.06.1998 06.07.2001 (Ap)
Estonia
  11.05.2005 (Ac)
Finland
24.06.1998 03.09.2002 (At)
France
24.06.1998 25.07.2003 (Ap)
Germany
24.06.1998 25.04.2002 (R)
Greece
24.06.1998  
Holy See
   
Hungary
 18.12.1998
07.01.2004 (R)
Iceland
 24.06.1998 29.05.2003 (R)
Ireland
24.06.1998  
Italy
24.06.1998 20.06.2006 (R)
Latvia
24.06.1998  28.10.2004 (R)
Liechtenstein
24.06.1998 23.12.2003 (At)
Lithuania
 24.06.1998 16.06.2006 (R)
Luxembourg
24.06.1998 01.05.2000 (R)(2)
Malta
   
Monaco
   
Montenegro
   
Netherlands
24.06.1998 23.06.2000 (At)
Norway
24.06.1998 16.12.1999 (R)(2)
Poland
24.06.1998  
Portugal
 24.06.1998  
Republic of Moldova
 24.06.1998 01.10.2002 (R)
Romania
 24.06.1998 05.09.2003 (R)
Russian Federation
   
San Marino
   
Serbia
   
Slovakia
24.06.1998 30.12.2002(At)(2)
Slovenia
24.06.1998 15.11.2005 (R)
Spain
25.06.1998  
Sweden
24.06.1998 19.01.2000 (R)
Switzerland
 24.06.1998 
14.11.2000 (R)
The former Yugoslav Republic of  Macedonia
   
Turkey
   
Ukraine
24.06.1998 
 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
24.06.1998 
02.09.2005 (R)
United States of America
24.06.1998 
 
European Community
24.06.1998 
30.04.2004 (Ap)
Total:
36 28