Technical background report to the Global Atmospheric Mercury Assessment - 2008

United Nations Environment ProgrammeMonitoring and Assessment Programme, 2013 (2008)

This report details the technical background to the Global Mercury Assessment 2013 Sources, Emissions, Releases and Environmental Transport (summary for policy-makers)that has been developed in response to Decision 25/5 III, paragraph 36 of the Governing Council of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), that: Request the Executive Director, in consultation with Governments, to update the 2008 report entitled Global Atmospheric Mercury Assessment: Sources, Emissions and Transport for consideration by the Governing Council / Global Ministerial Environment Forum at its twenty-seventh session.

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