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What does PTS stand for?

PTS stands for Persistent Toxic Substances (environment)

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The unique risks posed by PBTSs were first acknowledged by the governments of the United States and Canada in the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement (1978), which stated: "The discharge of any or all persistent toxic substances (should) be virtually eliminated" (International Joint Commission United States and Canada, 1989).
Hanna, opening the Automotive Supplier Pollution Prevention Forum hosted by his association, cited major steps taken by Chrysler Corporation, Ford Motor Company, General Motors Corporation and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) in a voluntary pollution prevention program aimed at reducing releases of persistent toxic substances into the Great Lakes Basin.