rotterdamThe listing of chrysotile asbestos on Annex III of the Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade.

Barry Robson President of adfa lets fly at what took place at the convention in Geneva when 7 countries vetoed the other 46 countries lead by Australia to the listing of chrysotile asbestos. Barry was disgusted and ashamed that the Russian and Indian false propaganda and untruths against the scientific facts to the perils of asbestos were allowed to be put out at the convention.