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Beyond environmental law

policy proposals for a better environmental future

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental law -- United States,
  • Pollution -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Environmental protection -- United States -- Standards,
  • Green technolgy -- Government policy -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Alyson C. Flournoy, David M. Driesen.
    ContributionsFlournoy, Alyson C., 1958-, Driesen, David M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF3775 .B435 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23688432M
    ISBN 109780521767712, 9780521744324
    LC Control Number2009034835

    This book investigates how these and other globalized practices exact high social and environmental costs as poor, local communities are forced to cope with depleted resources, pollution, health problems, and social and cultural disruption. International environmental law covers topics such as biodiversity, climate change, ozone depletion, toxic and hazardous substances, desertification, marine resources, and the quality of air, land and water. It also has synergies with related areas of international law like international trade, human rights, international finance, and so on.

    Under the United Nations Law of the Sea Convention, States have sovereign rights over the resources of their continental shelf out to nautical miles from the coast. Where the physical shelf extends beyond nautical miles, States may exercise rights over those resources to . In Gene Editing, Law, and the Environment, distinguished scholars from law, the life sciences, philosophy, environmental studies, science and technology studies, animal health, and religious studies examine what is at stake with these new biotechnologies for life and law, both human and beyond. This book explores the future of international environmental law in a world of ever worsening environmental crises. It examines the success stories and failures of international environmental law.

    Experts at the sustainability body say there is an immediate challenge to incorporate all existing environmental law into the UK statute books before the Brexit deadline. Longer-term, the UK must take the “unprecedented opportunity to reshape the policy landscape” to deliver better environmental . Environmental rule of law—which describes when environmental laws are widely understood, respected, and enforced and the benefits of environmental protection are enjoyed by people and the planet—offers a framework for addressing the gap between environmental laws on the books and in .   I do not have a comprehensive list, but some of them are: Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Rules, Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess Act, 4.


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