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Local Government (Water Pollution) Act, 1977 (Water Quality Standards for Phosphorus) Regulations, 1998.

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
1998
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Pollution control Freshwater pollution Data collection/reporting Water quality standards
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations provide for specified improvements in water quality conditions in rivers and lakes based on phosphorus concentrations or related water quality classifications. The Regulations also provide for periodic reporting in relation to progress in implementing the requirements of the Regulations. (completed by 3 Schedules: Biological Quality Rating System for Rivers (I); Trophic Classification System for Lakes (II); Trophic Classification System for Rivers, Trophic Classification System for Lakes (III).

Full text
English
Website
www.bailii.org.

References - Legislation

Implements

Local Government (Water Pollution) Act, 1977.

Legislation | Ireland | 1977

Keyword: Marine pollution, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Authorization/permit, Institution, Freshwater pollution, Sewerage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

European Communities Environmental Objectives (Surface Waters) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 272 of 2009).

Legislation | Ireland | 2009

Keyword: Freshwater pollution, Surface water, Hazardous substances, Effluent waste water/discharge, Monitoring, Pollution control, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX