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Environmental Protection (Disposal of Dangerous Substances) Act 2000.

Country/Territory
Gibraltar (UK)
Document type
Legislation
Date
2000
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Basic legislation Hazardous substances Hazardous waste Authorization/permit Registration Packaging/labelling Public health Offences/penalties Waste disposal Waste management Waste non-domestic sources
Geographical area
Europe, Mediterranean, North Atlantic, Southern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Act entered into force on 28 September 2000.
Abstract

The purpose of this Act is also to give effect in the law of Gibraltar to Council Directive 96/59/EC on the disposal of polychlorinated biphenyls and polychlorinated terphenyls. (European Union legislation here directly involved: Council Directive 75/442/EEC of 15 July 1975 on waste; and Council Directive 96/59/EC of 16 September 1996 on the disposal of polychlorinated biphenyls and polychlorinated terphenyls).

Full text
English
Website
www.gibraltarlaws.gov.gi

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 75/442/EEC on waste.

Legislation | European Union | 1975

Keyword: Waste management, Waste disposal, Recycling/reuse, Waste prevention, Polluter pays principle, Hazardous waste, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 96/59/EC on the disposal of polychlorinated biphenyls and polychlorinated terphenyls (PCB/PCT).

Legislation | European Union | 1996

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste non-domestic sources, Hazardous waste, Packaging/labelling, Data collection/reporting, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Environmental Protection (Disposal of Persistent Organic Pollutants) Regulations 2006.

Legislation | Gibraltar (UK) | 2006 (2016)

Keyword: Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Waste disposal, Pollution control, Monitoring, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Data collection/reporting, Processing/handling, Transboundary effects, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX