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GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production


Equipment most commonly refers to a set of tools or other objects commonly used to achieve a particular objective. Different jobs require different kinds of equipment.

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Organizations relating to Equipment

European Association of Air Heater Manufacturers / Cologne, Germany / Est. 1995
International Medical Equipment Collaborative / North Andover MA, USA / Est. 1995
Arrangement Concerning Consultations Prior to the Installation in the Vicinity of the Frontiers of Permanent Stores of Explosive Substances for Civil Use / Est. 1950
International Conference on Plasma Surface Interactions in Controlled Fusion Devices / Oak Ridge TN, USA
Foundation for Woodstove Dissemination / Nairobi, Kenya / Est. 1983
APPLiA - Home Appliance Europe / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1959
Agreement on the Temporary Importation, Free of Duty, of Medical, Surgical and Laboratory Equipment for Use on Free Loan in Hospitals and other Medical Institutions for Purposes of Diagnosis or Treatment / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1960
Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation of Professional Equipment / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1961
School and Cultural Help and Equipment / Saint-Mesmin, France / Est. 1993
Institut des sciences et des techniques de l\'équipement et de l\'environnement pour le développement / Paris La Défense, France / Est. 1981
AscdiNatd / Delray Beach FL, USA / Est. 1994
International Agreement Regarding the Maintenance of Certain Lights in the Red Sea / Est. 1962
The European Committee of Industrial Furnace and Heating Equipment Associations / Frankfurt-Main, Germany / Est. 1972
International Conference on the Numerical Analysis of Semiconductor Devices and Integrated Circuits / New York NY, USA
Additional Protocol to the Agreement on the Temporary Importation, Free of Duty, of Medical, Surgical and Laboratory Equipment for Use on Free Loan in Hospitals and other Medical Institutions for Purposes of Diagnosis or Treatment / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1983
Centre africain de formation à la maintenance des équipements de la micro-informatique / Lomé, Togo / Est. 1990
Agreement Concerning the Adoption of Uniform Technical Prescriptions for Wheeled Vehicles, Equipment and Parts Which Can be Fitted And/or be Used on Wheeled Vehicles and the Conditions for Reciprocal Recognition of Approvals Granted on the Basis of These Prescriptions / Est. 1958
European Federation of Catering Equipment Manufacturers / Milan, Italy / Est. 1969
Agreement between the Member States of the Council of Europe on the Issue to Military and Civilian War-disabled of an International Book of Vouchers for the Repair of Prosthetic and Orthopaedic Appliances / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1962
Asia Regional Cookstove Programme / Yogyakarta, Indonesia / Est. 1991
European Garage Equipment Association / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1980
Gas Appliance Manufacturers Association / Arlington VA, USA
Arab Company for Drug Industries and Medical Appliances / Amman, Jordan / Est. 1976
International Lifesaving Appliance Manufacturers Association / Shoreham, UK / Est. 1975
Bank of Medical Equipment for Humanitarian Aid / Les Houches, France

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World Problems relating to Equipment

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Hazardous remnants of war
Non-compliance of computer equipment to Year 2000 transition
Health hazards of environmental electromagnetism
Inadequate standardization of procedures and equipment
Inadequate equipment maintenance
Electronic equipment failure
Unethical practices of national defence industries
Corrosion of ships
Inadequate maintenance equipment
Underutilization of second-hand equipment
Unethical experiments with drugs and medical devices
Inadequate medical facilities
Errors in medical testing
Excessive exposure to radiation from consumer goods and electronic devices
Technological underdevelopment
Unreliability of equipment and machinery
Unsafe industrial, laboratory and medical equipment
Domination of agricultural equipment industry by transnational corporations
Vulnerability of telephone system
Long-term shortage of machinery and transport equipment
Inadequate disinfection measures for animal housing and equipment
Parochial telecommunications standards
Environmental damage by climbers
Substance abuse during control of complex equipment
Defective municipal water delivery equipment

Action Strategies relating to Equipment

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Improving sanitation for the poor
Licensing equipment
Reducing amount of electronic scrap
Using cogeneration of electricity and heat
Generating biogas for fuel
Growing cash crops
Setting electronic standards
Developing improved cooking stoves
Improving hospital hygiene
Using technology
Installing boat docking structures
Recycling consumer appliances
Installing suitable landing facilities
Developing public service system
Promoting local production of solar cookers
Procuring modern irrigation equipment
Expanding regional cooperation on point source marine pollution from new installations
Installing local health services
Standardising regulations for electrical installations
Providing environmental monitoring equipment in development aid programmes
Preventing theft of computer equipment
Sharing essential community machinery
Improving reliability of equipment and machinery
Installing new technology
Procuring interior home equipment

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