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" In order to protect the environment, the precautionary approach shall be widely applied by States according to their capabilities. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason... "
Pesticide Risk Assessment in Rice Paddies: Theory and Practice - Page 34
edited by - 2011 - 266 pages
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Global Cooperation: Challenges and Opportunities in the Twenty-first Century

Sai Felicia Krishna-Hensel - 2006 - 234 pages
...environment, the precautionary approach shall be widely applied by States according to their capabilities. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost effective measures to prevent environmental degradation."...
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Environmental Science Class Xii : General Ed

Mani - 2006 - 334 pages
...environment, the precautionary approach shall be widely applied by States according to their capabilities. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effective measures to prevent environmental degradation....
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Environment, Inequality and Collective Action

Marcello Basili, Maurizio Franzini, Alessandro Vercelli - 2006 - 251 pages
...in regulatory policy. In the Rio Declaration (at the 1992 Earth Summit), for instance, it is stated: 'Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing costeffective measures to prevent environmental degradation'...
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Water Management: 8th Report of Session 2005-06, Volume 1

Great Britain: Parliament: House of Lords: Science and Technology Committee - 2006 - 160 pages
...environment, the precautionary principle shall be widely applied by States according to their capabilities. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effective measures to prevent environmental degradation"....
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Una nuova etica per l'ambiente

Cosimo Quarta - 2006 - 273 pages
...environment, thè precautionary approach shall be widely applied by States according to their capabilities. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effective measures to prevent environmental degradation»....
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A Model for Communication about Biotechnology

Bev France, John K. Gilbert - 2006 - 112 pages
...example, the use of the 'precautionary principle' by both sides of the genetic engineering debate: Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effective measures to prevent environmental degradation...
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Environmental Health Policy

Ball, David - 2006 - 283 pages
...environment, the precautionary approach shall be widely applied by States according to their capabilities. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effective measures to prevent environmental degradation....
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EU and WTO Law: How Tight is the Legal Straitjacket for Environmental ...

Marc Pallemaerts - 2006 - 327 pages
...environment, the precautionary approach shall be widely applied by States according to their capabilities. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effective measures to prevent environmental degradation."...
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State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 3: The ..., Volume 3

G. Alan Tarr, Robert F. Williams - 2012 - 380 pages
...example, the Rio Declaration explicitly urges a "precautionary approach" to scientific uncertainty: "Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effective measures to prevent environmental degradation."64...
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International Environmental Disputes: A Reference Handbook

Aaron Schwabach - 2006 - 341 pages
...a useful starting point can be found in the second sentence of Principle 15 of the Rio Declaration: "Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effective measures to prevent environmental degradation."...
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