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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COPNI code 08.1.0

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 08 - Environmental protection
  • Group: 08.1 - Environmental protection services
  • Class: 08.1.0 - Environmental protection services

Explanatory note

This class covers the following NPISHs:
- Organizations set up to prevent or remedy damage to the environment;
- associations that seek to protect wild animals or preserve particular species of animals, birds, fish, insects etc.;
- organizations that seek to preserve forests, wet-lands and areas of natural beauty.
Excludes: political parties mainly concerned with environment issues (07.1.0); associations that seek to prevent cruelty to domesticated animals (09.1.0).

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