Armonized System and Rotterdam Convention

To find out more about the Harmonized System and the Rotterdam Convention on the identification of chemicals, we invite you to click here or visit:

http://www.pic.int/TheConvention/Chemicals/HarmonizedSystemCodes/tabid/1159/language/en-US/Default.aspx

The Rotterdam Convention's main objective is promoting called "Prior Informed Consent (PIC)" which means that countries Parties to this Convention undertake to make a prior notification procedure to trade in hazardous chemicals and pesticides, with any other country is also a signatory to the Convention.