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Organizations relating to Signs and Labels

United Nations Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1953
European Flexographic Industry Association / Leeds, UK / Est. 1972
International Labelling Centre / Est. 1966
European Association of Mozzarella Manufacturers / Est. 1993
Protocol on Road Signs and Signals / Est. 1949
Central American Agreement on Uniform Road Signs / Est. 1958
Agreement Concerning Maritime Signals / Est. 1930
Convention Concerning the Unification of Road Signals / Est. 1931
Agreement on Signs for Road Works / Est. 1955
European Agreement Supplementing the 1949 Convention on Road Traffic and the 1949 Protocol on Road Signs and Signals / Est. 1950
International Association of Drip-Mat and Label Collectors / Est. 1958
Signals International Trust
Inter-American Clearinghouse for Information on the Labeling of Agrifood Products in the Americas
Commission on Scientific Signs of Qur'an and Sunnah / Est. 1983
Global Ecolabelling Network / Canberra ACT, Australia / Est. 1994
FINAT / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 1958
ISEAL / London, UK / Est. 2002
Asociación Latinoamericana de la Industria del Letrero / Buenos Aires, Argentina / Est. 2008
Brussels Convention Relating to the Distribution of Programme-carrying Signals Transmitted by Satellite / Paris, France / Est. 1974
QUALANOD / Zurich, Switzerland / Est. 1974
Convention on Road Signs and Signals / Est. 1968
European Agreement Supplementing the Convention on Road Signs and Signals / Est. 1971

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World Problems relating to Signs and Labels

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Ill-defined health conditions
Electromagnetic pollution
Resource consumption exacerbated by price distortions
Incorrect labelling
Ethnic discrimination

Action Strategies relating to Signs and Labels

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Using environmental labelling
Evaluating effects of world trade agreements on eco-labelling
Standardizing chemical classification
Reinforcing religious stereotypes
Channelling signs and wonders
Developing business certification schemes for biodiversity
Certifying wood
Labelling health food products
Improving labelling techniques
Harmonizing labelling
Creating globally harmonized chemicals labelling system
Providing training on chemical classification and labelling systems
Sending conflicting signals
Discerning resurgence signs
Adopting uniform phonetic alphabet for all languages
Defining signs of vegetation ill health
Providing labelled mailbox system
Inventing signs
Strengthening national capabilities to use chemical classification and labelling systems
Labelling products that cause transboundary air pollution

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