PIC Circular

The PIC Circular is report issued twice a year by the Secretariat of the Rotterdam Convention. It is a key document in the implementation of the PIC procedure, and the exchange of information on hazardous chemicals.

The Circular provides updates on the decisions taken by the Conference of the Parties to the Convention and summarizes relevant national regulatory actions and proposals for the inclusion of severely hazardous pesticide formulations in the PIC procedure. The publication also informs about the new import responses provided by the Parties and lists all valid notifications for each of the chemicals subject to the PIC procedure