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Decreto 1843 de 22 de julio de 1991 : Norma del Manejo de Plaguicidas

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Colombia. Presidente de la República

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Decreto por el cual se reglamentan parcialmente los titulos III, V,VI, VII Y XI de la ley 09 DE 1979, sobre uso y manejo de plaguicidas.

Edition: 

Santa Fe de Bogotá.

Coverage: 

Colombia

Agrovoc terms: 

  • plaguicidas
  • vigilancia de plagas
  • legislation
  • Environmental legislation

Identification and Management of the Soils of the South African Sugar Industry

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South African Sugar Association Experiment Station

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Knowing the soils that occur on a sugarcane farm and understanding how and why they differ will assist growers in deciding how to manage the crop more effectively under different soil bioclimatic conditions and help to increase farm productivity and profitability in harmony with environmental issues. Cane grows well on good soils with relatively little management, but greater knowledge is required of the many poor soils in the sugar industry if they are to be conserved and managed in the best way possible.

Edition: 

Mount Edgecornbe, South African Sugar Association Experiment Station, 1999.

Coverage: 

South Africa

Agrovoc terms: 

  • soil
  • sugar industry
  • Sugarcane

Programme for the Implementation of the National Waste Management Strategy

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This document, Guidelines for the Compilation of Integrated Waste Management Plans, describes the framework within which waste management is to be carried out.

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South Africa, 2000.

Coverage: 

South Africa

Agrovoc terms: 

  • waste management
  • Environmental legislation
  • Environmental impact
  • Waste treatment
  • Waste disposal
  • Waste reduction

Photocatalytic process for silver recovery and wash water reuse

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Paul R. Anderson
Byung Kim
Catherine O'Connor

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This report continues with a discussion of the toxicity concerns and economic issues that justify the need for more effective treatment techniques for photoprocessing wash waters.

Edition: 

2000.

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Agrovoc terms: 

  • water use
  • photolysis
  • silver
  • environmental degradation

Wetland-use: A wetland management decision support system for South African freshwater palustrine wetlands

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Kotze D C
Breen C M
Klug J R

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Even though wetlands have many benefits to society (e.g. water purification) the destruction and poor management of wetlands continues. WETLAND-USE is a tool to assist agricultural and nature conservation extension staff, working closely with local resource users and managers, in promoting the wise use of wetlands.

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Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism, 2000.

Coverage: 

South Africa

Agrovoc terms: 

  • wetlands

Pesticide storage

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South African Sugarcane: Research Institute

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As in other industries, all branches of agriculture are becoming increasingly pressurised to ensure greater environmental protection and safety with regards to agricultural chemicals. Government legislation now shifts responsibility to the user, and sugarcane growers should be aware of the heavy fines that can be incurred from the misuse of pesticides.

Edition: 

South African Sugarcane: Research Institute, 2003.

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Agrovoc terms: 

  • pesticides

Environmental best practice guidelines: Planning For Water Supply and Water Resource Infrastructure

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South Africa. Department of Water Affairs and Forestry

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INTEGRATED ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SERIES
This document constitutes a generic, user friendly environmental best practice manual for planners of a wide range of projects. The manual will primarily be for use during the planning and design phases ahead of construction, upgrading and maintenance of Water Supply and Water Resource Infrastructure. Reclamation and clearing projects may also benefit from reference to these guidelines.

Edition: 

Pretoria, 2005.

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Agrovoc terms: 

  • water supply
  • water resources
  • infrastructure

Publication of lists of critically endangered, vulnerable and protected species

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National environmental management: Biodiversity ACT, 2004 (ACT 10 of 2004)
By virtue of the powers vested in me under section 56(1) of the National Environmental Management: Biodiversity ACT, 2004, I, Marthinus Van Schalkwyk, Minister of Environmental Affairs and Tourism, hereby publish lists of critically endangered, vulnerable and protected species as set out in he schedule hereunder.

Edition: 

2007.

Coverage: 

South Africa

Agrovoc terms: 

  • species extinction
  • biodiversity
  • environmental management

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