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Law no. 211 of 15 November 2011 on the waste regime.

Country/Territory
Romania
Document type
Legislation
Date
2011
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Land & soil, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Waste management Waste prevention Soil pollution/quality Basic legislation Offences/penalties Waste disposal Recycling/reuse Packaging/labelling Hazardous waste Registration Authorization/permit Inspection Organic waste Policy/planning Public participation
Geographical area
Black Sea, Eastern Europe, Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force on the day of its publication in the Official Gazette of Romania
Abstract

This Law establishes basic waste management terms and measures for the protection of environment and health of the population, by preventing or reducing the adverse effects caused by the generation and management of waste and by reducing the general effects of resource use and increasing the efficiency of their use.

Full text
Romanian
Website
legislatie.just.ro

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste and repealing certain Directives.

Legislation | 2008

Keyword: Waste management, Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Solid waste, Sustainable development, Precautionary principle, Waste disposal, Waste domestic sources, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste prevention, Public health, Soil pollution/quality, Policy/planning, Public participation, Food waste, Basic legislation, Recycling/reuse, Packaging/labelling, Hazardous waste, Registration, Authorization/permit, Inspection, Organic waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX