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Decree on the landfill of waste.

Country/Territory
Slovenia
Document type
Regulation
Date
2011
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Gazette No. 61/2011
Subject
Land & soil, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Pollution control Soil conservation/soil improvement Hazardous waste Authorization/permit Classification/declassification Waste disposal Waste management Waste prevention
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Mediterranean, Southern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Decree entered into force on 30 July 2011.
Abstract

The objective of this Decree of this Government of the Republic of Slovenia is to minimize the effects of adverse environmental impacts of the lamndfill of waste, particularly due to the effects of pollution caused by emissions of substances in surface water, groundwater, soil and atmosphere, and in the context of global environmental pollution to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and prevent risks to human health. The present Decree lays down maximum levels of pollutants in waste disposal, compulsory treatment and other conditions of the disposal and the conditions and actions related to the design, construction, operation and closure of landfills and treatment after their closure. This Decree also establishes mandatory practices and other conditions for the disposal of waste in underground storage. This Decree is composed of 68 articles divided into the following Sections: General provisions (Sec. 1); Mandatory practices and other conditions of waste disposal (Sec. 2); Spatial planning, design and construction of the landfill of waste (Sec. 3); Environmental permit for the landfill operations (Sec. 4); Operation of the landfill (Sec. 5); Closing the landfill and measures after closure of the landfill (Sec. 6); Waste disposal in underground storage (Sec. 7); Control (Sec. 8); Penalty provisions (Sec. 9); Transitional and final provisions (Sec. 10).

Full text
Slovenian
Website
www.pisrs.si

References - Legislation

Implements

Environmental Protection Act.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2004 (2020)

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Pollution control, Framework law, Hazards, Ecosystem preservation, Offences/penalties, Registration, EIA, Early warning system, Access-to-information, Protection of habitats, Transboundary movement of waste, Waste prevention, Authorization/permit, Transport/storage, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 1999/31/EC on the landfill of waste.

Legislation | European Union | 1999 (2018)

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous waste, Ozone layer, Authorization/permit, Classification/declassification, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Basic legislation, Waste disposal, Waste management, Waste prevention, Monitoring, Freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Decision 2003/33/EC establishing criteria and procedures for the acceptance of waste at landfills pursuant to article 16 of and Annex II to Directive 1999/31/EC.

Legislation | European Union | 2002

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste management, Waste prevention, Hazardous waste, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Regulation on the landfill of waste.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2006

Keyword: Pollution control, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Hazardous waste, Authorization/permit, Classification/declassification, Waste disposal, Waste management, Waste prevention

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Decree amending the Decree on the landfill of waste.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2013

Keyword: Waste disposal, Waste management, Waste prevention

Source: FAO, FAOLEX