Reginald Hernaus is an experienced Dutch delegate in the field of pollution reduction. He is a member of the panel of the Stockholm convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (also known as POP’s) and a frequent guest speaker at environmental summits. At various conferences Mr. Hernaus represents the Netherlands in overseeing the implementation of environmental treaties like the Kyoto protocol. As Lead Negotiator Chemicals and Wastes of the International Affairs Directorate of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and environment he will talk about the reduction of chemical pollutants.