Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

Indicator 12.4.1: Number of parties to international multilateral environmental agreements on hazardous waste, and other chemicals that meet their commitments and obligations in transmitting information as required by each relevant agreement

Not Applicable in the local context

As a local government, the City of Los Angeles cannot be a party to international agreements. Data on this indicator can be found in the UN Global Database at https://unstats.un.org/sdgs/indicators/database/

Number of parties to international multilateral environmental agreements on hazardous waste, and other chemicals that meet their commitments and obligations in transmitting information as required by each relevant agreement

This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.

Indicator available
Indicator description
Geographical coverage
Unit of measurement
Definitions
Calculations
Disaggregation Categories
WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment
Other information
Data last updated 2018-10-20: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window
Metadata last updated 2019-10-17: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window
Tags Not Applicable

This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Number of parties to international multilateral environmental agreements on hazardous waste, and other chemicals that meet their commitments and obligations in transmitting information as required by each relevant agreement

Indicator number

12.4.1

Target name

By 2020, achieve the environmentally sound management of chemicals and all wastes throughout their life cycle, in accordance with agreed international frameworks, and significantly reduce their release to air, water and soil in order to minimize their adverse impacts on human health and the environment

Target number

12.4

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

1

UN custodian agency

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Link to UN metadata United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (pdf 782kB) opens in a new window
Organisation
Periodicity
Earliest available data
Geographical coverage
Link to data source
Release date
Next release
Statistical classification
Contact details
Other information