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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

Organizations relating to Products

Worldwide Coal Combustion Products Network / Aurora CO, USA / Est. 1998
Consumer Specialty Products Association / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1914
Association internationale des utilisateurs de fils de filaments artificiels et synthétiques et de soie naturelle / Lyon, France / Est. 1954
Pacific Islands Business Network / Honolulu HI, USA
European Biocidal Product Forum / Brussels, Belgium
European Fresh Produce Association / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2002
European Malt Product Manufacturers Association / Felixstowe, UK / Est. 1975
Agreement on Products within the Province of the European Coal and Steel Community
European Federation of the Industries of Earthenware and China Tableware and Ornamental Ware / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1958
European Certification Board for Mineral Wool Products / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2000
Global Type III Environmental Product Declarations Network / Stockholm, Sweden / Est. 1999
Ethylene Oxide and Derivates Producers Association / Brussels, Belgium
European Coal Combustion Products Association / Essen, Germany / Est. 1990
Africa Leather and Leather Products Institute / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Product Safety Forum of Europe / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1991
European Federation of the Trade in Dried Fruit, Edible Nuts, Processed Fruit and Vegetables, Processed Fishery Products, Spices, Honey and Similar Foodstuffs / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1960
Convention on the Law Applicable to Products Liability / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 1973
Convention for the Mutual Recognition of Inspections in Respect of the Manufacture of Pharmaceutical Products / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1970
International Music Products Association / Carlsbad CA, USA / Est. 1901
Organization of Manufacturers of Cellulose Products for Foodstuffs / Leidschendam, Netherlands / Est. 1964
International Bureau for the Standardization of Man-Made Fibres / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1928
Union of Organizations of manufacturers of Pasta Products of the EU / Rome, Italy / Est. 1960
Intergovernmental Group on Meat and Dairy Products / Rome, Italy / Est. 1970
Natural Products Research Network for Eastern and Central Africa / Nairobi, Kenya / Est. 1984
Latin American Chlor-Alkali and Derivatives Industry Association / Sao Paulo, Brazil / Est. 1997

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World Problems relating to Products

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Underutilized agricultural wastes
Toxic waste smuggling
Inadequate export marketing of products
Unsustainable energy consumption
Trade barriers against developing countries
Radioactive contamination of the marine environment and of fisheries products
Reduction in demand for primary commodities due to technological change
Defective product manufacture
Threatened reservoir habitats
Fluctuating agricultural products markets
Environmental hazards from chemicals
Misuse of chemicals
Restrictive agreements on product standards
Protectionism in the entertainment products and film industries
Abusive collection of specimens
Dumping of consumer waste products
Insecticides as pollutants
Medication side effects
Planned obsolescence
Spoilage of agricultural products
Environmental hazards of pharmaceutical products
Manufacture of substandard products
Misuse of agricultural chemicals
Insufficient medical supplies
Counterfeiting

Action Strategies relating to Products

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Protecting against environmental hazards of pharmaceutical products
Introducing environmentally sound products
Reporting the environmental impact of products and services
Making environmental products
Choosing environmentally friendly products
Promoting open trade for sustainable development
Decreasing atmospheric nitrous oxide concentrations
Restoring consumer confidence
Designing ecologically
Reducing amount of electronic scrap
Using environmental labelling
Using life-cycle analysis
Undertaking pre-disaster planning
Recycling plastics
Managing non-timber forest resources
Marketing local agriculture produce
Marketing locally produced goods
Encouraging green consumer movements
Reducing greenhouse gas emissions
Using recycled materials
Conducting agricultural research
Distributing agricultural products
Improving allocation of resources
Forging brand-name merchandise
Producing non-food crops

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