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TEAP Task Force on Decision XXX/3 (CFC-11)

TEAP Task Force on Decision XXXI/3 (CFC-11)

Co-Chair

Name
Affiliation
Country
Spray Quimica
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Disclosure of Interest

I, Jose Pons, nominated by Venezuela residing in United States, a Member of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee declare as follows.

    1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
    2. I am president of Spray Quimica CA and Sicamu Inc. My responsibilities include managing aerosol filling plants.
    3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
    4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following
      • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or temporary subsidiary bodies (e.g. task forces
      • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
      • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: None
      • Government advice and other policy development: None
      • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None
      • Other interests:
    5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee is Montreal Protocol Secretariat
    6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines. 
    7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
    8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee.
    9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

 

Name: Jose Pons

Date: 3/13/19

Energy International Australia
Australia
Disclosure of Interest

I, Helen Tope, nominated by, and residing in, Australia, co-chair of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee and co-chair of the Decision XXXI/3 Task Force on Unexplained Emissions of CFC-11, and member of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel (TEAP), declare as follows.

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am Principal Consultant and also Director of Planet Futures, and former Principal Consultant of Energy International Australia P.L. My responsibilities include acting as an independent consultant providing strategic, policy and technical advice and facilitation services to government, industry and other non-governmental organisations on climate change, ozone-depleting substances, and other environmental issues.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following:
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or temporary subsidiary bodies (e.g. task forces).
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work, including the outcome of assessments of essential use nominations, destruction technologies or process agent applications.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: My business has an interest in the topics of the Montreal Protocol because my potential clients are also interested in these topics, and I consult for organisations that support the Montreal Protocol in phasing out controlled substances. My spouse, Mr. Michael Atkinson, is also my business partner whose business has an interest in the topics of the Montreal Protocol. During 2010, Dr. Stephen O. Andersen, Mr. Atkinson and I were unpaid advisors to a UNEP project on investment metrics for identifying technology that minimizes climate and other impacts when replacing ozone-depleting and high-GWP substances. In 2012, the Australian Government’s then Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities engaged then Energy International Australia to conduct a periodic review of Australia’s halon essential uses requirements in the civilian sector. In 2019-2020, the Australian Government’s now Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment has engaged Planet Futures to conduct a review of Australia’s future non-defence halon requirements.
    • Government advice and other policy development: See above under c.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None.
    • Other interests: None.
  5. The source of funding for participation in the work of the TEAP and its Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee will be provided from at least one source in 2020, one of which has been confirmed by this time. The Ozone Secretariat is providing funding support towards travel, accommodation and some administrative costs, such as online teleconferencing platforms, associated with participation as co-chair of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee, co-chair of the Decision XXXI/3 Task Force on Unexplained Emissions of CFC-11, and member of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel in 2020. As a self-employed consultant, I conduct work related to the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee and the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel and its subsidiary bodies also on a voluntary (unpaid) basis.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines and I undertake to ensure that I am completely excluded from discussion and decisions on topics related to the information that I have declined to disclose. 
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Name: Helen Tope
Date: 1st April 2020

Air conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute
United States of America
Disclosure of Interest

I, Helen Walter-Terrinoni, residing in United States of America, nominated to TEAP Replenishment Task Force by United States of America declare as follows.

1) I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.

2) I am an employee of The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) working on regulatory, safety and technical issues, and modeling

3) This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.

4) My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following (if answer is yes describe briefly)

  • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
  • Financial interests: I do not have shares in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
  • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Except for my employment at The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute, I’m not employed by, do not consult for, do not serve as a director of, or hold any other position for any entity which has an interest in the subject matter of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel.
  • Government advice and other policy development: I provide technical information about alternatives and options for the transition of Montreal Protocol controlled substances that is used by the US government and other organizations in their implementation of the Montreal Protocol.  Neither I, nor my spouse, engage in the development of significant policy positions of a government for a Montreal Protocol meeting.
  • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: No conflict
  • Other interests: No conflict

5) The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is my employment at AHRI

6)   Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines. 

7)   I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.

8)   I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.

9)   I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Signed: Helen Walter-Terrinoni

Date: 1/25/20

Member

Name
Affiliation
Country
Independent Expert
Brazil
Disclosure of Interest

I, Paulo Altoé residing in Brazil, nominated to TEAP by Brazil declare as follows:

1) I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.

2) I am a self-employed consultant at Ind-Ex Ltd - Polyurethane Technology Consulting. My responsibilities include formulation development, technical service, equipment and processing advice in the global polyurethane industry.

3) This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.

4) My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following (if answer is yes describe briefly)

  • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC, or any temporary subsidiary body.
  • Financial interests: I do not have shares in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
  • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Except for my activities as Consultant in polyurethane technology. I’m not employed by, do not consult for, do not serve as a director of, or hold any other position for any entity which has an interest in the subject matter of the TEAP.
  • Government advice and other policy development: I provide technical information about alternatives and options for the transition of Montreal Protocol controlled substances that is used by Brazil, other parties and other organizations in their implementation of the Montreal Protocol.  Neither I, nor my spouse, engage in the development of significant policy positions of a government for a Montreal Protocol meeting.
  • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: No conflict
  • Other interests: No conflict

5) The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is from UNEP-Ozone.

6) Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.

7) I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
8) I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.

9) I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Signed: Paulo Altoé
Date: 2/10/2020

Anthesis
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Disclosure of Interest

I, Paul Keith Ashford, residing in the United Kingdom, serving as a member of the Foams Technical Options Committee (FTOC) and appointed as member of TEAP’s Task Force on Unexplained Emissions of CFC-11 under Decision XXX/3 declare as follows.

    1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
    2. I am Managing Director at Caleb Management Services Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Anthesis Consulting Group. My responsibilities include the development of the Group’s Sustainable Chemistry consulting business worldwide and involves providing consultancy services to public and private enterprises on matters of responsible chemical management along supply-chains and related issues of compliance. Only a very minor part of this portfolio relates to the management of ODS or Industrial Greenhouse Gases.
    3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
    4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following:
      • Proprietary interests: Neither I, nor my spouse, have any proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or temporary subsidiary bodies (e.g. task forces).
      • Financial interests: I own stock in Anthesis Consulting Group, but this amounts to considerably less than 5% of the total capital. Anthesis Consulting Group may, from time-to-time, be approached to bid for, or otherwise participate in projects with some links to the subject matter of the TEAP and the Foams TOC, but this would in aggregate represent less than 1% of the Group turnover.
      • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Except for my work as a full-time consultant with Anthesis Consulting Group, neither I nor my spouse are employed by, consult for, or serve as a director of or hold any other position for any entity which has an interest in the subject matter of the TEAP or the Foams TOC.
      • Government advice and other policy development: Neither I nor my spouse provide advice on significant issues to a government with respect to its implementation of the Montreal Protocol or engage in the development of significant policy positions of a government for a Montreal Protocol meeting.
      • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: Neither I nor my spouse are the recipients of any paid research activities or any fellowships or grants for work related to a proposed use of an ozone-depleting substance or an alternative to a proposed use of an ozone depleting substance.
      • Other interests: Neither I, nor my spouse, have other interests related to the subject matter of the TEAP or the Foams TOC.
    5. I now receive no funding for my participation in the work of the Foams TOC or the TEAP Task Force on Unexplained Emissions of CFC-11
    6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines
    7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
    8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the FTOC or any TEAP Temporary Subsidiary Body.
    9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Name: Paul Ashford            

Date: 5th April 2019

France
Disclosure of Interest
Independent Expert
Costa Rica
Disclosure of Interest

I, Marco A. Gonzalez Salazar, national of and residing in Costa Rica, Senior Member of TEAP,  appointed as member of TEAP’s Task Force on Decision XXXI/1, “Terms of reference for the study on the 2021-2023 replenishment of the Multilateral Fund for the Implementation of the Montreal Protocol” declare as follows.

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am an independent consultant/adviser. I work both on a voluntary and payment for service basis with selected public and private institutions, and governments. My responsibilities include topics related to the Protection of the Ozone Layer, Climate Change and Energy Efficiency.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines and I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following (if answer is yes, describe briefly)
    1. Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or temporary subsidiary bodies (e.g. task forces).
    2. Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    3. Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (described above)
    4. Government advice and other policy development: I do not have any interests relevant to the work, including any provision of advice to government, organisations or institutions involved in policy development
    5. Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: (describe any paid research activities, fellowships or grants relevant to the TEAP activity)-None
    6. Other interests: N/A
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP and the TEAP Decision XXX/5 Task Force is Ozone Secretariat / United Nations Environment Programme.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines (if have declined, add the following to this statement “and I undertake to ensure that I am completely excluded from discussion and decisions on topics related to the information that I have declined to disclose”). 
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP Temporary Subsidiary Body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Name: Marco A. Gonzalez Salazar
Date: January 15, 2020.

Peking University
China
Disclosure of Interest

I, Jianxin Hu nominated by China, and residing in China, a Member of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee declare as follows..

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. 2) I am a Professor of Environmental Sciences at Peking University in China. My responsibilities include teaching and researching on environmental management on Chemicals, especially relate to HFCs, ozone-depleting substances, and persistent organically pollutants, as an independent consultant providing strategic, policy and technical advice to government, industry and other non-governmental organizations.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following (if answer is yes, describe briefly)
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or task forces Unexpected Emissions of CFC-11.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: See following.
    • Government advice and other policy development: See following.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: My research work has an
    • Other interests:
    • interest in the topics of the Montreal Protocol, because I work for organisations that support the Montreal Protocol in phasing out ODS. Such as in 2015, I had a project which is drafting Chinese HCFCs Phaseout Plan for the government. This project paid by MLF.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee is UNEP.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines. 
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

 

Name: Jianxin Hu

Date: March 14, 2019

Consultant
India
Disclosure of Interest

I, Rabinder N Kaul, residing in India, appointed as member of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee and TEAP’s Task Force on Unexpected Emissions of CFC-11 under Decision XXX/3 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I presently work for SRF Limited as a consultant. I am also Secretary of REGMA, an industrial association of refrigerant gases manufacturers in India. My responsibilities include work related to the Montreal Protocol and related MEAs and the regulatory issues.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following (if answer is yes, describe briefly)
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or temporary subsidiary bodies (e.g. task forces).
    • Financial interests: I do have some shares in an entity with an interest in the subject
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: I am also Secretary of the Refrigerant Gas Manufacturers Association (REGMA)
    • Government advice and other policy development: Do not provide advice on significant issues to a Government in respect of policy.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: I do not receive paid research activities or any fellowships /grants relevant to the TEAP activity.
    • Other interests: No other interests related to the subject matter of TEAP/Montreal Protocol
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the TOC and TEAP’s Task Force on Unexpected emissions of CFC 11. The travel and stay is funded by the Ozone Secretariat as Article 5 participant. Professional services are however voluntary.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TOC and TEAP Temporary Subsidiary Body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

 

Name:   Rabinder N Kaul

Date:    17 May,2019

 

Independent Expert
Netherlands
Disclosure of Interest

I, Lambert Kuijpers, nominated by The Netherlands and residing in Venlo, The Netherlands, member of the RTOC, member of one TEAP TSB (the Task Force XXX/3 on unexpected emissions of trichlorofluoromethane (CFC-11)) declare as follows:

1) I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.

2) My responsibilities include:

In my current capacity, next to RTOC work, a certain amount of my working time is spent on issues requested via recent Montreal Protocol decisions, including involvement in the XXX/3 TEAP Task Force on unexpected CFC-11 emissions and involvement in a few other matters, mostly related to review work. As a senior research scientist, I also provide certain services for technical institutes (such as universities) on a part time basis, if these fit in certain annual teaching and research programs. For the remainder of my assignments for various entities, I act as an independent consultant. These entities include organisations involved in technical refrigeration and air conditioning issues, as well as organisations dealing with Montreal Protocol issues and those focusing on UNFCCC related climate issues. Organisations involved in Montreal Protocol issues include the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation,(UNIDO) and the World Bank (WB). All consultancies are conducted on a short-term assignment basis. I do not own stock or have proprietary interest in companies producing ODS or their alternatives or substitutes, or companies developing or producing equipment that would apply (use) these.

3) This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.

4) My interests include the following:

  • Proprietary interests: I do not have a proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process (e.g. ownership of a patent) to be considered by the TEAP, its technical options committees including the RTOC, or temporary subsidiary bodies.
  • Financial interests: I do not own or exercise control over shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in a substance, technology or process (e.g. ownership of a patent) to be considered by the TEAP, its technical options committees including the RTOC, or temporary subsidiary bodies.
  • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: I am not currently employed by, advising for, or hold another position in any entity which has an interest in the subject matter of the TEAP and its technical options committees.
  • Government advice and other policy development: I do not provide advice on significant issues to a government with respect to its implementation of the Montreal Protocol or engage in the development of significant policy positions of a government for a Montreal Protocol meeting.
  • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: I do not perform any paid research activities or receive any fellowships or grants for work related to a proposed use of an ozone-depleting substance or an alternative to a proposed use of an ozone depleting substance.
  • Other interests: I do not have other interests related to the subject matter of the TEAP, its technical options committees including the RTOC, or the Montreal Protocol.

5) Efforts spent in undertaking the work for the above activities (RTOC and TSB work) are funded, to a certain degree, via a budget made available by UNEP to A/genT b.v. as the consultancy company under which I am operating. A certain amount of work also related to these tasks is done on a voluntary basis. Travel and subsistence related to meetings of the RTOC and the XXX/3 Task Force are funded from the budget mentioned above.

6) Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines. 

7) I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.

8) I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the RTOC.

9) I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Lambert Kuijpers

Date: February 25, 2019

 

Independent Expert
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Disclosure of Interest

I, Andy Lindley, nominated by the United Kingdom, residing in the United Kingdom, a Member of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee declare as follows.

  1. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or temporary subsidiary bodies (e.g. task forces).
  2. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  3. I am an independent consultant providing services to Mexichem UK Ltd and EFCTC. My responsibilities include work for the European Fluorocarbon Technical Committee (EFCTC) mainly focused on HFCs and HFOs, their applications and EFCTC website content development and newsletter production.
  4. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: I receive payment for acting as a consultant to Mexichem UK Ltd and EFCTC. My responsibilities include work for the European Fluorocarbon Technical Committee (EFCTC), mainly focused on HFCs and applications, website content development and newsletter production.
    • Government advice and other policy development: None
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None
    • Other interests: No Conflict
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee is none as no funding is required for my participation as a corresponding member
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines. 
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

 

Name: Andy Lindley

Date: 17 March 2019

 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
United States of America
Disclosure of Interest

I, Bella A. Maranion, residing in the United States and appointed as a co-chair of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel (TEAP), co-chair of Decision XXXI-1 TEAP Task Force on Replenishment of the Multilateral Fund, and member of the Decision XXXI-3 TEAP Task Force on CFC-11 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am a full-time employee of the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (USEPA) Stratospheric Protection Division, Washington, DC. My responsibilities include working as Branch Chief of the Alternatives and Emissions Reduction Branch, Stratospheric Protection Division, and sector analyst in a program that includes reviews of alternatives for various sectors of use in support of the U.S. transition away from ozone-depleting substances (ODS). In this capacity, I work within the various sectors of ODS including the fire suppression sector to review the human health and environmental effects of alternatives to ozone-depleting halons, once widely used in many specialty industrial, military, marine, and aviation applications. I serve as member on a number of technical committees under the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). I also work on issues such as recovery/recycling and destruction of ODS with related government and nongovernmental organizations and stakeholders in the U.S. The USEPA has an interest in the topics of the Montreal Protocol because the Agency is responsible for implementing national regulations and policies to meet the US commitments under the Protocol. In addition, the USEPA has funded government and non-governmental organizations working on ozone layer protection, atmospheric science, and environmental and health effects research.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following:
    1. Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or this task force.
    2. Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    3. Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: I am not currently employed, consulting, or hold any other position in any entity which has an interest in the subject matter of this task force.
    4. Government advice and other policy development: My responsibilities at the USEPA may include providing information and advice to stakeholders on the interpretation and compliance with national regulations to protect the ozone layer and related to the transition away from ODS in the U.S. I do not provide advice on significant issues to a government with respect to its implementation of the Montreal Protocol or engage in the development of significant policy positions of a government for a Montreal Protocol meeting.
    5. Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: I am not performing any paid research activities or receive any fellowships or grants for work related to a proposed use of an ODS or an alternative to a proposed use of an ODS.
    6. Other interests: I do not have other interests related to the subject matter of this task force.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the TEAP is USEPA.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines. 
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Name: Bella A. Maranion
Date: 20 January 2020

A-Gas Australia
Australia
Disclosure of Interest

I, Elvira Nigido, appointed by the Halons Technical Options Committee Co-Chairs, residing in Melbourne Australia, a Member of Halons Technical Options Committee, declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am a Senior Manager for A-Gas Australia Pty Ltd.  My role is Global Technical Halocarbon Manager.
    My main responsibilities for A-Gas include overseeing the contract delivery of the Australian National Halon Bank; involvement in the facilitation of sourcing international used halon for my sister company A-Gas Americas; liaising with key stakeholders in the Australian Government namely the Department of the Environment & Energy, the Australian Defence Force & the wider Australian Fire protection industry in matters relating to the collection, recovery, recycling, reclamation, supply, storage, laboratory activities & destruction of halons & other Ozone Depleting Substances & Synthetic Greenhouse Gases regulated under the Commonwealth Ozone Protection & Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act & regulations.
    I was appointed as member of the Australian Fire Protection Industry (ODS & SGG)    Board in December 2016.  As a Board Member I assist in the administration of the fire protection division of the Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Regulations 1995 on behalf of the Australian Government.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests include the following –

a.   Proprietary interests: I have no proprietary interest in alternatives or substitutes to ODSs, technology or process to be considered by the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel or any of its technical options committees or temporary subsidiary bodies; neither I have ownership of a patent related to any halon alternative substance.
b.   Financial interests: I have neither financial proprietary interest, or exercise control over shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
c.   Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Except for my work at A-Gas, I’m not employed by, do not consult for, do not serve as a director of, or hold any other position for any entity which has an interest in the subject matter of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel.
d.   Government advice and other policy development: I do not provide advice on significant issues to a government with respect to its implementation of the Montreal Protocol or engage in the development of significant policy positions of a government for a Montreal Protocol meeting.
e.   Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: I’m not involved in any paid/granted research activities related to a proposed use of an ozone-depleting substance or an alternative to a proposed use of an ozone depleting substance.
f.    Other interests: I’ve no other interests related to the subject matter of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel or the Montreal Protocol.

  1. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the Halons Technical Options Committee is by A-Gas Australia Pty Ltd.
  2. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines. 
  3. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  4. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of Halons Technical Options Committee.
  5. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Signed: Elvira Nigido
Date: 28th January 2020

Universitá Politecnica delle Marche
Italy
Disclosure of Interest

I, Fabio Polonara, nominated by Italy, residing in Senigallia, Italy, member of TEAP, co-chair of RTOC and co-chair of Energy Efficiency Task Force, declare as follows.

1) I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.

2) My responsibilities include:
I am Professor of Fisica tecnica industriale (Thermal Sciences) at Università Politecnica delle Marche (UNIVPM) in Ancona, Italy. My responsibilities include teaching courses and doing research in the fields of Thermal sciences, Thermal systems, Refrigeration and air conditioning, Renewable energies and Energy saving technologies. It’s also my responsibility doing coordination and administrative work as Department Director. I occasionally work, within UNIVPM terms, as a consultant for Companie, Local Government Bodies and UN Implementing Agencies in fields such as Energy planning, Renewables and Refrigeration. All consultancies are conducted on a short-term assignment basis. At present I am National Delegate for Italy at the International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR).
Neither I, nor my former wife (divorced, an English teacher) nor my children own stock or have proprietary interests in Companies producing ODS or their alternatives or substitutes. I own shares in two Small Enterprises, both Academic Spin-Offs, which, among their scopes, also develop innovative refrigeration systems not containing ODS.

3) This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.

4) My interests and those of my former wife or children include the following

  • Proprietary interests: [I own shares in two Small Enterprises, both Academic Spin-Offs, which, among their scopes, also develop innovative refrigeration systems not containing ODS]
  • Financial interests: [None related to ODS or their alternatives]
  • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: [University activities and consultancy as described in numeral 2) above]
  • Government advice and other policy development: [I occasionally do consultancy for Local Government Bodies and UN Implementing Agencies on energy planning and environmental issues]
  • Paid research activities, fellowships, grants: [None related to ODS or their alternatives]
  • Other interests: [None related to ODS or their alternatives]

5) I conduct the work for TEAP and RTOC and TSBs on an entirely voluntary (unpaid) basis. Travel expenses associated with TEAP and RTOC and TSBs meetings are paid by the Ministry of Environment of Italy (MATTM) through a Small Scale Funding Agreement (SSFA) with UNEP, Nairobi and by UNIVPM through my research grants.

6) Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.

7) I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.

8) I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP and the RTOC.

9) I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Fabio Polonara
Date: March 27, 2020

Independent Expert
Colombia
Disclosure of Interest

I, Miguel W. Quintero, residing in Colombia, member of the Foams Technical Options Committee and appointed as member of TEAP’s Task Force on Unexpected Emissions of CFC-11 under Decision XXX/3 declare as follows.

1) I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel (TEAP), Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.

2) I am a part time consultant for the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), one of the implementing agencies of the Montreal Protocol. My main activity is to support the HPMP preparation and implementation process in Latin America. I am also a member of the World Bank’s OORG advisory group in the area of foams.

3) This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.

4) My interests, and those of my spouse include the following -

  • Proprietary interests: Neither I, nor my spouse, have a proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process (e.g., ownership of a patent) to be considered by the FTOC or any of the TEAP temporary subsidiary bodies.
  • Financial interests: I own stocks of The Dow Chemical Co., which is now or has previously been a producer of ozone-depleting substances and products made with or containing ozone depleting substances and their substitutes and alternatives. Except that, neither I nor my spouse own or exercise control over shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work except for shareholdings through general mutual funds where we have no control over the selection of shares. 
  • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Except for my work advising UNDP and the World Bank on the HCFC phase out process, neither I nor my spouse are employed by, do not consult for, do not serve as a director of or hold any other position for any entity which has an interest in the subject matter of the FTOC.
  • Government advice and other policy development: Neither I nor my spouse engage in the development of significant policy positions of a government for a Montreal Protocol meeting.
  • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: Neither I nor my spouse are the recipients of any paid research activities or any fellowships or grants for work related to a proposed use of an ozone-depleting substance or an alternative to a proposed use of an ozone depleting substance.
  • Other interests: Neither I, nor my spouse, have other interests related to the subject matter of the FTOC.

5) The source of funding for my participation in the work of the Foams Technical Options Committee comes from UNEP’s Ozone Secretariat. I receive no payment for my time commitment.

6) Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.

7) I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.

8) I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain member of the Foams Technical Options Committee.

9) I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Signed: Miguel W. Quintero
Date: March 18th, 2019

Huntsman
China
Disclosure of Interest

I, Enshan Sheng, residing in China , appointed as member of TEAP’s Task Force on Unexpected Emissions of CFC-11 under Decision XXX/3 declare as follows.

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am the Managing Director - Huntsman Campus in Shanghai, responsible for the overall management of Huntsman’s Campus in Shanghai housing all the Huntsman businesses. The Campus includes the Company’s Asia Pacific Technology Center.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following (if answer is yes, describe briefly)
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or temporary subsidiary bodies (e.g. task forces).
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (relevant financial relationships between members should be disclosed)
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: my Managing Director role in Huntsman relates to the Campus management and occasionally relates to the use of HCFC / HFC alternatives as blowing agents in polyurethane systems developed by our technologists in the Asia Pacific Technology Center.
    • Government advice and other policy development: No conflict.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: No conflict.
    • Other interests: No conflict.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the TEAP Task Force on Unexpected CFC-11 Emissions is UNEP.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines (if have declined, add the following to this statement “and I undertake to ensure that I am completely excluded from discussion and decisions on topics related to the information that I have declined to disclose”). 
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP Temporary Subsidiary Body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

 

Name: Enshan Sheng

Date:  March 18th 2019

NSA and Assoc. Ltd
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Disclosure of Interest

I, David Sherry, residing in _United Kingdom, appointed as member of TEAP’s Task Force on Unexpected Emissions of CFC-11 under Decision XXX/3 declare as follows.

    1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
    2. I am (Co-Director and co-owner of NSA. NSA specialises in the chlorine and fluorine chemical industries, providing technical, commercial, strategic and regulatory advice to industry, trade associations and government organisations. My responsibilities include (studies on HFOs and CTC; outlook for CTC-commercial; bottom-up emissions and production of CTC for SPARC; bottoms up look at possible ODS 2006-2056-University of Leeds).
    3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
    4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following (if answer is yes, describe briefly)
      1. Proprietary interests: I (do not have) proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or temporary subsidiary bodies (e.g. task forces).
      2. Financial interests: I (have) ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (co-owner of NSA Ltd, as described above
      3. Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (see above).
      4. Government advice and other policy development: (Advice to Leeds university and SPARC concerning actual and predicted emissions of ODS)
      5. Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: (none)
      6. Other interests:
    5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the TEAP Task Force on destruction technologies? is Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs (DEFRA), UK Government
    6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I (have not) declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines. 
    7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
    8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP Temporary Subsidiary Body.
    9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Name: David Sherry

Date: 13 March 2019

Mexichem (UK) Ltd
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Disclosure of Interest

I, Peter Sleigh, residing in United Kingdom, appointed as member of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee and TEAP’s Task Force on Unexpected Emissions of CFC-11 under Decision XXX/3 declare as follows.

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am employed as a Regulatory Manager for Mexichem UK Limited, a producer and distributor of fluorinated products. My responsibilities include ensuring regulatory compliance particularly in the Europe. Mexichem UK Limited has an interest in the topics of the Montreal Protocol because they sell fluorochemicals controlled by the protocol.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following (if answer is yes, describe briefly)
    • Proprietary interests: Neither I nor my spouse, have proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or temporary subsidiary bodies (e.g. task forces).
    • Financial interests: Neither I nor my spouse, have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Except for my work for Mexichem UK Limited, neither I nor my spouse are employed by, do not consult for, do not serve as a director of, or hold any other position for any entity which has an interest in the subject matter of the TEAP and its Task Force.
    • Government advice and other policy development: Apart from providing occasional responses to government initiated public consultations neither I nor my spouse provide advice on significant issues to a government with respect to its implementation of the Montreal Protocol or engage in the development of significant policy positions of a government for a Montreal Protocol meeting.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants:- Except for my salary as an employee of Mexichem UK Limited, neither I nor my spouse are the recipients of any paid research activities or any fellowships or grants for work related to a proposed use of an ozone-depleting substance or an alternative to a proposed use of an ozone depleting substance.
    • Other interests: Neither I nor my spouse have other interests related to the subject matter of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel or the Montreal Protocol.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the TEAP Task Force on Unexplained Emissions of CFC-11 is as part of my day to day Regulatory Manager role for Mexichem UK Limited.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP Temporary Subsidiary Body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Name: Peter Sleigh

Date: May 2019

Natural Resources Defense Council
Greece
Disclosure of Interest

I, Christina Theodoridi, residing in Washington, D.C., appointed as member of TEAP’s Task Force on Unexpected Emissions of CFC-11 under Decision XXX/3 declare as follows.

    1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
    2. I am a technical analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). My responsibilities include providing technical support for regulations regarding emissions from hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs).
    3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
    4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following (if answer is yes, describe briefly)
      • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or temporary subsidiary bodies (e.g. task forces).
      • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (relevant financial relationships between members should be disclosed)
      • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (describe any interests relevant to the TEAP activity). None
      • Government advice and other policy development: (describe any interests relevant to the work, including any provision of advice to government, organisations or institutions involved in policy development). None
      • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: (describe any paid research activities, fellowships or grants relevant to the TEAP activity). None
      • Other interests:
    5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the TEAP Task Force on Unexpected Emissions of CFC-11 is (describe funding arrangements and source) my employer, NRDC.
    6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines (if have declined, add the following to this statement “and I undertake to ensure that I am completely excluded from discussion and decisions on topics related to the information that I have declined to disclose”). 
    7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
    8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP Temporary Subsidiary Body.
    9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

 

Name: Christina Theodoridi

Date: 3/18/2019

Zhejiang Chemical Industry Research Institute
China
Disclosure of Interest

I, ZHANG Jianjun, nominated by China, residing in China, co-chair of the Medical Chemicals Technical Options Committee, member of the Technology and Economics Assessment Panel declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am the general manager of Zhejiang Chemical Industry Research Institute Co. Ltd (ZCIRI), a Zhejiang based State-owned company that engages on the research and development of fluorochemicals and pesticide. My main activity for ZCIRI is the management of R&D on fluorochemicals which mainly includes the research on new ODS alternatives.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my spouse include the following -
    • Proprietary interests: Neither I, nor my spouse, have a proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process (e.g., ownership of a patent) to be considered by the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel or any of its technical options committees or temporary subsidiary bodies.
      Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: I am fully employed by Zhejiang Chemical Industry Research Institute (ZCIRI). ZCIRI has an interest in the topics of the Montreal Protocol because it is also a National ODS Alternatives Engineering Research Center of China and engages on the research and development of ODS alternatives and their applied technologies, development of technologies for ODS destruction and conversion. In addition, its mother company,Sinochem Lantian Co. Ltd, is one of the major manufacturers for ODS alternatives in China.
    • Except for my work for ZCIRI., neither I nor my spouse are employed by, do not consult for, do not serve as a director of, or hold any other position for any entity which has an interest in the subject matter of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel.
    • Government advice and other policy development: Neither I nor my spouse provide advice on significant issues to a government with respect to its implementation of the Montreal Protocol or engage in the development of significant policy positions of a government for a Montreal Protocol meeting.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: Neither I nor my spouse are the recipients of any paid research activities or any fellowships or grants for work related to a proposed use of an ozone-depleting substance or an alternative to a proposed use of an ozone depleting substance.
    • Other interests: Neither I nor my spouse have other interests related to the subject matter of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel or the Montreal Protocol.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the Medical and Chemicals Technical Options Committee, the Technology and Economics Assessment Panel is supported by UNEP
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines. 
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a co-chair of the Medical Chemicals Technical Options Committee, and a member of the Technology and Economics Assessment Panel.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

      Signed: ZHANG Jianjun
      Date: 8th February 2020

Consulting Experts

Name
Affiliation
Country
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
United States of America
Disclosure of Interest

I, Steve Montzka, residing in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in Bolder, Colorado, appointed as member of TEAP’s Task Force on Unexpected Emissions of CFC-11 under Decision XXX/3 declare as follows.

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am as U.S. Government Research Chemist, employed by the U.S. Department of Commerce. My responsibilities include making and interpreting measurements of atmospheric gases including ozone-depleting substances and chemicals used as substitutes.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents, include the following (if answer is yes, describe briefly)
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in a substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any of its TOCs or temporary subsidiary bodies (e.g. task forces).
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: I am a Fellow of CIRES, a university cooperative institute working with NOAA in Boulder.
    • Government advice and other policy development: Only to share relevant measurement data that I am acquiring and communicating those data and my interpretation of them to interested parties.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: I obtain, periodically, grants from NASA and other organizations for studying the atmospheric abundance and fluxes of ozone-depleting substances and their substitutes.
    • Other interests:
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the TEAP Task Force on destruction technologies is the money I obtain through NOAA for my research activities, and money that my director has for discretionary participation in meetings that he deems worthwhile and in the interest of NOAA to attend.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines. 
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP Temporary Subsidiary Body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Name: Steve Montzka

Date: 20 March 2019