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Ozone Unit Contact Persons
  Ministry: National Meteorological Services Agency
Address: P.O. Box 1090
Addis Ababa
Contact: Mr Kidane Asefa
Position: Director General
Tel: (251 11) 512299
Fax: (251 11) 615 791/625 292
Telex: 21474 TMET FT
Email: nmsa@telecom.net.et
Contact: Mr. Henock Hailu Misganaw
Tel: 251 11 661 57 79
Cell Phone: 251 911 77 10 78
Fax: 251 11 662 52 92
Email: henmsg@yahoo.com
Methyl Bromide Trend Analysis
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Methyl Bromide Usage Sector

MB is currently used for fumigation of maize, barley, sorghum and wheat, dried fruit and nuts, timber, vegetables, peas and cowpeas. It is also being used by tobacco leaf farms (owned by the government) and for fumigation of Mills and food processing facilities. A small amount of MB is used for QPS

Approved Methyl bromide Multilateral Funds Projects
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Ratification Status
Instrument Ratification Status Action in Progress
Vienna Convention (1985) 11/10/1994    
Montreal Protocol (1987) 11/10/1994    
London Amendment (1990)   Not Ratified  
Copenhagen Amendment (1992)   Not Ratified  
Montreal Protocol (1997)   Not Ratified  
Beijing Amendment (1999)   Not ratified  
Ozone Depleting Substance Regulation Status

Pesticide Registration and Control Special Decree No 20/91 (GOE, 1990)

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