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OECD Environmental Performance Reviews: Chile 2016 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9716051e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/oecd-environmental-performance-reviews-chile-2016_9789264252615-en
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This report is the second Environmental Performance Review of Chile. It evaluates progress towards sustainable development and green growth, with a focus on climate change and biodiversity conservation and sustainable use.
Policy Guidance on Resource Efficiency Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9716081e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/policy-guidance-on-resource-efficiency_9789264257344-en
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This report responds to the request by G7 Leaders at the Schloss Elmau Summit in June 2015, for the OECD to develop policy guidance on resource efficiency.

Statistics

Forest resources Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/forest/forest-resources.htm
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Forest resources refer to the intensity of use of forest resources (timber). It relates actual harvest or fellings to annual productive capacity.
The Economic Consequences of Outdoor Air Pollution Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9716091e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/the-economic-consequences-of-outdoor-air-pollution_9789264257474-en
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This report provides a comprehensive assessment of the economic consequences of outdoor air pollution in the coming decades, focusing on the impacts on mortality, morbidity, and changes in crop yields as caused by high concentrations of pollutants.
Israel's Green Tax on Cars Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jlv5rmnq9wg.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/israel-s-green-tax-on-cars_5jlv5rmnq9wg-en
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In recent decades, Israel’s growing population and rising incomes have seen consumption increase substantially, bringing with it considerable pressure on the environment. One of the main environmental pressures is from the ever-increasing transport activity, especially the use of private...
 
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Global emissions of greenhouse gases must be reduced to net zero by the end of the century in order to keep the global average temperature increase below 2°C.
 
 
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