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By National Research Council, Policy and Global Affairs, Science and Technology for Sustainability Program, Laura Holliday, John Giesy, Yonglong Lu

This record summarizes a workshop --- Strengthening Science-Based Decision-Making: imposing the Stockholm conference on chronic natural toxins held June 7-10, 2004, in Beijing, China. The shows and discussions summarized the following describe the kinds of medical info essential to make proficient judgements to put off the construction and use of continual natural pollution (POPs) banned lower than the Stockholm conference, resources of knowledge; scientifically trained suggestions for putting off POPs, parts of excellent medical recommendation, akin to transparency, peer assessment, and disclosure of conflicts of curiosity; and data facing POPs that call makers want from the clinical neighborhood, together with subsequent steps to make such technology on hand and make sure its use on a continual basis.

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Workgroup co-moderator: FISCHER Larry, JIANG Guibin Workgroup co-rapporteur: HICKEY Chris, LAM Paul 16:00~16:30 Reports (Each report is given 10 minutes): 1. The Situation and the Measures of Pollution Preventions and Control of Polychlorbiphenyl Control in China (SHAO Chunyan, China) 2. Barriers to Implementing the Treaty (business and association representatives), example of Beijing Cement Plant (FU Qiutao, China) 18 Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. html 16:30~17:30 Discussion Panel 2: Effective environmental management and decision making.

Html Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. D. candidates from the Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences in China attended the workshop. At the workshop, they distributed the survey included in this appendix to gain greater understanding of participants’ views regarding POPs management. Some of their observations on the survey results are included in this appendix although they were not explicitly discussed at the workshop. Questionnaire As a by-product of the Sino-US Workshop on Science-based Decision Making – on POPs, this questionnaire is intended to gather some qualitative information on the status quo of POPs management in both USA and China for the purpose of comparative studies.

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