National action center for toxic chemicals and environmental treatment established

National action center for toxic chemicals and environmental treatment established

PANO – The National Steering Committee on Settlement of Consequences of Unexploded Ordnance and Toxic Chemicals in Vietnam held a meeting to announce the establishment of the National Action Center for Toxic Chemicals and Environmental Treatment (NACCET) on November 13 in Hanoi.

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