Q. Which of the following convention is formed to control of trans-boundary movements of hazardous waste and their disposal?

[A] Basel Convention

[B] London Convention

[C] Paris Convention

[D] Vienna Convention

Answer: A

The Basel Convention on the Control of Trans-boundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal was adopted on 22 March 1989 by the Conference of Plenipotentiaries in Basel, Switzerland, in response to a public outcry following the discovery, in the 1980s, in Africa and other parts of the developing world of deposits of toxic wastes imported from abroad. 

Source: Basel Convention