The Mercury in products Area of the UNEP Global Mercury Partnership held its annual meeting on Wednesday 7 July. Participants discussed the following points:

  • Annual update on Partnership Area overarching activities and new partners
  • “Draft guidance document on the use of customs codes under the Minamata Convention" prepared for the fourth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention:
  • Organization of online information-sharing sessions by the Partnership Area, possibly on mercury-containing lamps and dental amalgam
  • Updates by partners on ongoing work related to mercury in products