IHS Chemical Week

EnviroTech :: Climate Change

Copenhagen (final day +1): Chaos Reigns as Countries Struggle to Reach Agreement

2:44 AM MST | December 19, 2009 | Alex Scott in Copenhagen

Delegates at the United Nations (UN) are continuing to negotiate, having worked through the night in a bid to agree a deal to cut greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and protect the earth from anthropogenic climate change.   At CW’s press time, the delegates of almost 200 countries were debating whether to accept a proposal made by a splinter group of countries led by Brazil, China, India, South Africa and the U.S. for a limited, non-legally binding “climate accord.” To be accepted as an official U.N. agreement all 193 nations have to agree the...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa