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Decree on the management of the aquatic environment quality (2004:660).

Country/Territory
Sweden
Document type
Regulation
Date
2004 (2018)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Water quality standards Policy/planning International agreement-implementation Groundwater Surface water Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes River basin institution
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

The provisions of this Regulation set rules on the management of acquatic environment quality - in accordance to Chapter 5 of the Environmental Code. It helps define river basins and water district delineation in specific areas of the country (Chapter 2). Water authorities, municipalities, organizations and entities shall plan work accordingly and establish the quality requirements for surface water, groundwater and protected areas in the water district. The quality of artificial and heavily mod

Full text
Swedish
Website
www.riksdagen.se

References - Legislation

Implements

Swedish Environmental Code (1998:808).

Legislation | Sweden | 1998 (2007)

Keyword: Framework law, Basic legislation, Institution, Pollution control, EIA, Access-to-information, Agricultural land, Ecosystem preservation, Environmental audit, Environmental planning, GMO, Environmental standards, Inspection, Polluter pays principle, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Soil rehabilitation, Management/conservation, Waste management, Waste prevention, Water conservation zone, Waterworks, Drainage/land reclamation, Authorization/permit, Protected area, National parks

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 | European Union | 2000

Keyword: 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, Transboundary effects, International relations/cooperation, Sustainable development, Sustainable use

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Regulation on the extraction of waste (SFS 2013:319).

Legislation | Sweden | 2008 (2013)

Keyword: Mining, Waste disposal, Hazardous waste, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX