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Decree No. 240 of 2000 of the Government on the determination of sensible surface waters and their catchment area in terms of urban waste water treatment.

Country/Territory
Hungary
Document type
Regulation
Date
2000
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Pollution control Effluent waste water/discharge Sewerage Basin/catchment/watershed Surface water Zoning Water conservation zone Inland waters
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries
Abstract

The Government declares as "sensible surface waters" the surface waters listed in Annex 1, i.e. Lake Balaton, Lake Velencei and Lake Ferto. The catchment area of sensible surface waters is determined by the territory of the municipalities listed in Annex 2. Standards and limit values relative to urban sewerage system and waste water treatment within the catchment area of sensible surface waters are determined in separate rules. The Minister of Environmental Protection supervises the quality of s

Full text
Hungarian
Website
www.magyarorszag.hu

References - Legislation

Implements

Act No. LIII of 1995 on the General Rules of Environmental Protection.

Legislation | Hungary | 1995 (2015)

Keyword: Environmental planning, EIA, Institution, Access-to-information, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Special fund, Basic legislation, Offences/penalties, Waste management, Radiation, Noise pollution, Ecosystem preservation, Precautionary principle, Liability/compensation, Education, Research, Data collection/reporting, Enforcement/compliance, Pollution control, Polluter pays principle, Sustainable development, Sustainable use

Source: FAO, FAOLEX