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Decree No. 468 of 2007 containing general rules relative to the discharge other than from a facility (Decree Discharge Outside Facilities).

Country/Territory
Netherlands
Document type
Regulation
Date
2011
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Pollution control Effluent waste water/discharge Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution Groundwater Surface water Authorization/permit Waste disposal Inspection Sewerage Environmental standards
Geographical area
Benelux, Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Western Europe
Abstract

This Decree prescribes rules relative to the discharge of waste and wastewater from places other than facilities in the sense of the Decree General Environmental Rules for Facilities. The Decree concerns the discharge of: substances as mentioned in article 6.1. of the Water Act in surface water; wastewater in the soil; wastewater and other substances in the groundwater system, rainwater system, or in sewerage or water treatment systems. The Decree defines competent local authorities for purposes of authorizations, provides for protection measures, requires proposed discharge to be notified, defines general rules applying to discharge and rules applying to specific kinds of discharge, sets out effluent discharge standards and provides for controls.

Full text
English
Website
www.overheid.nl

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 80/68/EEC on the protection of groundwater against pollution caused by certain dangerous substances.

Legislation | 1979

Keyword: Pollution control, Groundwater, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy.

Legislation | 2000

Keyword: Freshwater resources management, Marine pollution, Potable water, Toxicity/poisoning, Food quality control/food safety, Basic legislation, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Data collection/reporting, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Groundwater, Water quality standards, Water conservation zone, Registration, River basin institution, Institution, Basin/catchment/watershed, Right to water, Transboundary effects, International relations/cooperation, Sustainable development, Sustainable use, Pesticides, Human rights

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2006/118/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of groundwater against pollution and deterioration.

Legislation | 2006

Keyword: Groundwater, Basic legislation, Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Water quality standards, Effluent waste water/discharge, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2006/11/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on pollution caused by certain dangerous substances discharged into the aquatic environment of the Community (Codified version).

Legislation | 2006

Keyword: Marine pollution, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Authorization/permit, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Water quality standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Decree containing general rules for Facilities (Decree General Environmental Rules for Facilities).

Legislation | Netherlands | 2007

Keyword: Pollution control, Authorization/permit, Effluent waste water/discharge, Data collection/reporting, Soil pollution/quality, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX