29.05.2017 | The Minamata Convention on Mercury enters into force on August 16, 2017
History was made on May 18, 2017, when the number of Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury reached 50. As this number satisfies the requirement for the Convention to enter into force, it will be enforced on August 16, 2017. Thereafter this document will become legally binding for all its Parties.
Lumex Instruments Company supports the aim of the Minamata Convention to protect the human health and the environment from emissions and releases of mercury and mercury compounds. Our product line includes the variety of mercury analyzers and monitors which enable solving any complex problem of definition and measuring mercury in water, air, soil, foodstuff, oil, biological samples and more.
Information about the Minamata Convention on Mercury you can read in our blog.