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Commission Implementing Decision 2013/781/EU on granting a derogation requested by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland with regard to England, Scotland and Wales pursuant to Council Directive 91/676/EEC concerning the protection of waters against pollution caused by nitrates from agricultural sources.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Regulation
Date
2013
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Journal of the European Union L 346, 20 December 2013, pp. 65-68.
Subject
Land & soil, Water
Keyword
Farming Soil pollution/quality Fertilizers/nutrients Agricultural development Pollution control Freshwater pollution
Geographical area
European Union Countries
Abstract

The derogation requested by the United Kingdom with regard to England, Scotland and Wales for the purpose of allowing a higher amount of livestock manure than that provided for in the first sentence of the second subparagraph of paragraph 2 of Annex III to Directive 91/676/EEC and in point (a) thereof, is granted, subject to the conditions laid down in this Decision.

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

Amends

Council Directive 91/676/EEC concerning the protection of waters against pollution caused by nitrates from agricultural sources.

Legislation | European Union | 1991 (2008)

Keyword: Soil pollution/quality, Fertilizers/nutrients, Protection of environment, Farming, Agricultural development, Organic waste, Waste prevention, Waste management, Pollution control, Freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Nitrate Pollution Prevention (Wales)(Amendment) Regulations 2015 (W.S.I. 2020 (W. 308) of 2015).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2015

Keyword: Freshwater pollution, Water conservation zone, Fertilizers/nutrients, Pollution control, Protection of habitats, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX