Rotterdam Convention Releases PIC Circular

June 2011: The Secretariat of the Rotterdam Convention has released the June 2011 edition of the Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Circular to provide all parties through their designated national authorities with the information required to be circulated by the Secretariat, in line with articles 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 13 and 14. The PIC Circular is published every six months, in June and December. This 368-page Circular contains information related to the period from 1 November 2010 to 30 April 2011, including details of parties' new import responses to chemicals. [PIC Circular]