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Cabinet Regulation No. 564 of 2011 on State and Regional Waste Management Plans and State Waste Prevention Programme

Country/Territory
Latvia
Document type
Regulation
Date
2011
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Waste management Waste prevention Policy/planning Public participation Risk assessment/management
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

The Regulation prescribes the content of the State waste management plan and the regional waste management plan; the content of the State waste prevention programme; the procedures for the co-ordination of waste management plans and the programme and the public discussion, implementation, assessment and review thereof; and the qualitative and quantitative indicators of waste prevention.

Full text
English
Website
likumi.lv

References - Legislation

Implements

Waste Management Law (2010)

Legislation | Latvia | 2010 (2015)

Keyword: Waste disposal, Waste domestic sources, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste prevention, Public health, Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste and repealing certain Directives.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Solid waste, Sustainable development, Precautionary principle, Waste disposal, Waste domestic sources, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste prevention, Public health, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Soil pollution/quality, Policy/planning, Public participation, Basic legislation, Recycling/reuse, Packaging/labelling, Hazardous waste, Registration, Authorization/permit, Inspection, Organic waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX