Defining illegal trade in environmentally sensitive goods
Abstract:In this chapter we review the meaning of term "illegal trade in environmentally‐sensitive goods". The five different areas presented in the publication are discussed, namely: wildlife; logging and its associated timber trade; illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing; controlled chemicals (particularly in ozone‐depleting substances); and hazardous waste. The chapter concludes by presenting the structure of the publication.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: September 1, 2012