The Division of Environmental Health releases a new policy brief

14 Dec 2023
EH Policy Brief
14 Dec 2023

This new policy brief addresses the following questions to guide LMICs toward effective chemicals and waste management practices:

• How can national financing of chemicals and waste management be more efficient?

• What should national financing cover?

• What are the responsibilities of governments versus industry when it comes to domestic financing?

• What are different models for collecting funds from the chemicals formulation, use and sales in a country?

• What are the benefits when countries implement Extended Producer Responsibility?

Download the policy brief to find the answers to these questions and more to reduce and prevent health and environmental risks for a planet free of harm from chemicals and waste.