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Countries where Leaded Petrol is Possibly Still Sold for Road Use As at 24th May 2007
 
Compiled by Elizabeth O’Brien, President, The LEAD Group Inc.

Europe, C.I.S.

  1. Bosnia and Herzegovina

  2. Kazakhstan

  3. Macedonia, the FYR of

  4. Montenegro

  5. Serbia

  6. Tajikistan

  7. Turkmenistan

  8.  Uzbekistan

Asia

  1. Bhutan

  2. Cambodia

  3. Indonesia

  4. Korea, Dem. People’s Rep of (N. Korea)

  5. Laos

  6. Mongolia

  7. Myanmar (Burma)

Africa

  1. Algeria

  2. Libya

  3. Morocco

  4. Tunisia

  5. Western Sahara

Middle East

  1. Afghanistan

  2. Iraq

  3. Jordan

  4. Palestine

  5. Syria

  6. Yemen

The Americas

  1. Cuba

IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

  1. Afghanistan

  2. Algeria

  3. Bhutan

  4. Bosnia and Herzegovina

  5. Cambodia

  6. Cuba

  7. Indonesia

  8. Iraq

  9. Jordan

  10. Kazakhstan

  11. Korea, Dem. People’s Rep of (N. Korea)

  12. Laos

  13. Libya

  1. Macedonia, the FYR of

  2. Mongolia

  3. Montenegro

  4. Morocco

  5. Myanmar (Burma)

  6. Palestine

  7. Serbia

  8. Syria

  9. Tajikistan

  10. Tunisia

  11. Turkmenistan

  12. Uzbekistan

  13. Western Sahara

  14. Yemen

 REFERENCES:

CIA (Central Intelligence Agency) (2006-7) Country Population data downloaded from https://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/xx.html (Accessed 21st February 2007)
IFQC (International Fuel Quality Center) (2007) personal communication to The LEAD Group re: phaseout of leaded petrol in Indonesia in late 2006, by email 7th February 2007.
IFQC (International Fuel Quality Center) (2007) SPECIAL REPORT: GLOBAL - CURRENT STATUS OF GASOLINE LEAD PHASE-OUT, May 24, 2007.
PAS (Petroleum Advisory Services) Trade and Investment Division, Pacific Island Forum Secretariat (2003) “Pacific Fuel Price Monitor - lists retail prices of all fuel types sold in Pacific Island States [but does not list any sales of leaded petrol]” 30th May 2003 http://www.forumsec.org.fj/resources/uploads/attachments/documents/
Pacific%20Fuel%20Price%20Monitor%20Edition%208.pdf
PCFV (Partnership for Cleaner Fuels and Vehicles (2006) “Status of Leaded Gasoline Phase-out in Middle East, West Asia & North Africa [Map] July 2006” http://www.lead.org.au/PCFV/Lead_Map_MENAWA_200607.pdf;
“Asia-Pacific Lead Matrix regarding phase-out of leaded gasoline – Last updated January 18 2006” http://www.lead.org.au/PCFV/PCFV_Lead_Matrix-AP_200502.pdf;
“Latin America and The Carribean Lead Matrix regarding phase-out of leaded gasoline - Last updated July 2006”, http://www.lead.org.au/PCFV/PCFV_Lead_Matrix-LAC_200607.pdf;
“Central Eastern Europe and Central Asia Lead Matrix regarding phase-out of leaded gasoline - Last updated Sept 2006” http://www.lead.org.au/PCFV/PCFV_Lead_Matrix-CEE&CA_200609.pdf
PCFV (2007) Personal communication to the LEAD Group from the Partnership for Cleaner Fuels & Vehicles (PCFV), Urban Environment Unit, Division of Environmental Policy Implementation, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), by email 12th February 2007, confirmed that Bhutan, Cambodia, Lao People’s Democratic Rep (Laos), Maldives and Moldova are now unleaded only (for road use) and that it is very probable that French Guiana, Myanmar (Burma) and Mongolia are also now unleaded only (for road use).
TLG (The LEAD Group) (2005) “Countries possibly still to ban leaded petrol as at 20th Oct 2005” 
UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme) Chemicals, Global Environment Facility (2002) Pacific Islands REGIONAL REPORT: Regionally Based Assessment of Persistent Toxic Substances states: “leaded petrol was phased out in the US Territories in the early 1980's and from the rest of the independent states during the 1990's", December 2002 http://www.chem.unep.ch/Pts/regreports/PacificIslands.PDF

Superseded versions of this list can be found at:

  1. Countries where Leaded Petrol is Possibly Still Sold for Road Use As at 10th May 2010

  2. Countries where Leaded Petrol is Possibly Still Sold for Road Use As at 22nd June 2009

  3. Countries where Leaded Petrol is Possibly Still Sold for Road Use As at 8th October 2008

  4. Countries where Leaded Petrol is Possibly Still Sold for Road Use As at 24th May 2007

  5. Countries where Leaded Petrol is Possibly Still Sold for Road Use, As at 22nd February 2007

  6. Countries possibly still to ban leaded petrol as at 20th Oct 2005

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    血铅水平高于
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