Simply having ratified the Convention of Basel, the government has to still to be motionless on 113 containers of litter mattered from England and Netherlands
Environmental legal observatories, Mas Ahmad Santosa, said to the Saturday to appraise the indonesian government should not hesitate to return containers that were shown from the Customs and Excise contain dangerous and toxic materials (B3). Besides, it Mas said Ahmad Santosa, the Convention of Basel that was ratified aside of the Indonesia in 1998, was poured in a regulation of the government. "If the positive law is applicable to the convention of Basel was ratified in manner that the law, then translated in PP and the Law, 32 (in 2009) I think just so. If they support me, we need of a tightly taken on the alone law, if necessary, restored and to return a time that we did, when there is (B3 you refuse) from the Netherlands. If for example it there is not action that we will continue to to be used like a dump ", Ahmad said Santosa. Limb Forks Task of the REDD + (Task Forks on the reduction of the emissions from deforestation and pollution), the agency constituted from the President Yudhoyono, pledged to explore a matter of shipping boxes B3 of the English and Dutch tongue, that sent off at the end of January. Coordinator Indonesia Toxics-Free Network, Yuyun Ismawati, said that the position of the Indonesia was really a lot strong as limb signer of the Convention of Basel, in manner that should have understood the rules of reception and delivery of the litter B3. "The Indonesia is a limb of the Convention of Basel from 1998, enough to long, so we had to memorized and to know the rules of reception and delivery of the litter from a country to the other one. It happens at the greater number (113 containers). In 2010 we have experience with the United States, the content of the container is not similar with its obvious, can be returned to the sender. Return to Sender (yields) that exist in the convention of Basel ", Yuyun explains. In this last case, the general Direction of the customs and accise connection to the Ministry of the environment and Ministry of the Finances, on 113 coming container suspects from the England and from the Netherlands. At present, the litter B3 you refuse containing PCB in electric shape (Print Circuit Board, Dynamo), asphalt, chemical packaging and of the litter were studied.