Papua New Guinea

Environmental Contaminants Act 1978

Year of Version:1978
Date of Entry into Force:1978
Date of Text (Enacted):1978
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Genetic Resources, Trademarks
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For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights, see:

-Part IV "Licensing of Discharge of Envrionmental Contaminants"
Section 30. "Minister to be Notified of Discharge etc., of Environmental Contiminant out of the normal course of events"

-Part V "Importation, Sale, Manufacture or Distribution of Hazardizs Environmental Contaminants"
Section 45. "Packaging and Avertising of Hazardous Environmental Contaminants" (see page 45)
Available Texts: 

Environmental Contaminants Act 1978 Environmental Contaminants Act 1978, Complete document (pdf) [167 KB] Environmental Contaminants Act 1978, Complete document (htm) [232 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:PG033