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Decree laying down the National Plan on Waste Prevention.

Country/Territory
Italy
Document type
Regulation
Date
2013
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Pollution control Waste prevention Waste management Policy/planning Hazardous waste
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Southern Europe
Abstract

The present Decree sets forth the National Plan on Waste Prevention, which is adopted pursuant to the obligation of Member States provided under Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste. The aim is to break the link between economic growth and the environmental impacts associated with the generation of waste.

Full text
Italian
Website
www.comune.jesi.an.it

References - Legislation

Implements

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