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Council Directive 80/777/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to the exploitation and marketing of natural mineral waters.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
1980
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
CELEX-EUR Official Journal L 229, 30 August 1980, pp. 1-10.
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Standards Mineral water Packaging/labelling Internal trade International trade
Geographical area
European Union Countries
Abstract

This Directive concerns waters extracted from the ground of a Member State and recognized by the responsible authority of that Member State as natural mineral waters satisfying the provisions of Annex I. This Directive also concerns waters extracted from the ground of a third country, imported into the Community and recognized as natural mineral waters by the responsible authority of a Member State. Natural mineral water springs may be exploited and their waters bottled only in accordance with Annex II. In this Directive are set provisions regarding information both on packaging or labels and advertising. (17 articles and 3 Annexes)

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

Implemented by

European Communities (Natural Mineral Waters, Spring Waters and Other Waters in Bottles or Containers) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 79 of 2005).

Legislation | Ireland | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Mineral water, Packaging/labelling, Standards, Potable water, Water quality standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Natural Mineral Water, Spring Water and Bottled Drinking Water (Wales) Regulations 2007 (W.S.I. No. 3165 (W. 276) of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Vending, Potable water, Packaging/labelling, Mineral water, Freshwater pollution, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Natural Mineral Water, Spring Water and Bottled Drinking Water (England) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 2785 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Vending, Potable water, Packaging/labelling, Mineral water, Freshwater pollution, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Natural Mineral Water, Spring Water and Bottled Drinking Water Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2007 (S.R. No. 420 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Vending, Potable water, Packaging/labelling, Mineral water, Freshwater pollution, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Natural Mineral Water, Spring Water and Bottled Drinking Water (Scotland) (No. 2) Regulations 2007 (S.S.I. No. 483 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Vending, Potable water, Packaging/labelling, Mineral water, Freshwater pollution, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Natural Mineral Waters, Spring Waters and Other Waters in Bottles or Containers) Regulations, 2007 (S.I. No. 225 of 2007).

Legislation | Ireland | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Mineral water, Packaging/labelling, Standards, Potable water

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 527 of 1998 containing rules regarding source mineral waters, natural mineral waters and other packed waters (Decree Packed Waters).

Legislation | Netherlands | 1998

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Mineral water, Potable water, Packaging/labelling, Standards, Authorization/permit, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Legislative Decree No. 105 implementing EEC Directive No. 777/80 on the use and trade of natural mineral waters.

Legislation | Italy | 1992

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Standards, Mineral water, Internal trade, Potable water

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Natural Mineral Waters Regulations, 2004 (L.N. 343 of 2004).

Legislation | Malta | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Mineral water, Standards, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, International trade, Potable water, Water abstraction

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Public Health Act (1995)

Legislation | Estonia | 1995 (2019)

Keyword: Public health, Disinfection/disinfestation, Governance, Environmental standards, Radiation, Noise pollution, Standards, Protection of environment, Potable water, Mineral water, Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Nutrition, Breastfeeding/infant food, Internal trade, Water supply, Water quality standards, Recreational water use, Thermal and medicinal waters, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Joint Decision No. Y2/OIK.329 relating to the exploitation and placing on the market of natural mineral waters.

Legislation | Greece | 1998

Keyword: Mineral water, Food quality control/food safety, Standards, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Natural Mineral Water, Spring Water and Bottled Drinking Water Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1999 (S.R. No. 301 of 1999).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1999

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Vending, Potable water, Packaging/labelling, Mineral water

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Natural Mineral Water, Spring Water and Bottled Drinking Water Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 1540 of 1999).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1999

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Vending, Potable water, Packaging/labelling, Mineral water

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Legislative Decree No. 105 implementing Directive 80/777/EEC on the exploitation and marketing of natural mineral waters.

Legislation | Italy | 1992

Keyword: Mineral water, Standards, Packaging/labelling, Water quality standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Directive 96/70/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 80/777/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to the exploitation and marketing of natural mineral waters.

Legislation | European Union | 1996

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Standards, Mineral water

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 96/70/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 80/777/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to the exploitation and marketing of natural mineral waters.

Legislation | European Union | 1996

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Mineral water, Standards, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Directive 2009/54/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the exploitation and marketing of natural mineral waters.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Mineral water, Food quality control/food safety, Standards, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Other references

Cited by

Commission of the European Communities v.Federal Republic of Germany

Jurisprudence | International court | European Union, Germany |

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Water quality standards, Hazardous waste

Source: UNEP, InforMEA