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Nitrate Sensitive Areas (Designation) (Amendment) Order 1990.

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
England
Document type
Regulation
Date
1990
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Land & soil, Water
Keyword
Pollution control Fertilizers/nutrients Soil pollution/quality Groundwater Water conservation zone
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Order amends the Nitrate Sensitive Areas (Designation) Order 1990 and applies to England only. It expresses the definition of 'economic optimum' in terms of the fertilizer's nitrogen content and changes restriction on the use of fertilizers to restrictions on the application of the amount of nitrogen is such fertilizer.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Water Act 1989 (Chapter 15).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1989 (2017)

Keyword: Inland fisheries, Pollution control, Soil pollution/quality, Basic legislation, Institution, Non-governmental entity, River basin institution, Freshwater pollution, Flood, Navigation, Water conservation zone, Water supply, Water quality standards, Sewerage, Freshwater resources management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Nitrate Sensitive Areas (Designation) Order, 1990.

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1990

Keyword: Soil pollution/quality, Fertilizers/nutrients, Farming, Agricultural development, Groundwater, Pollution control, Water conservation zone, Freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Nitrate Sensitive Areas (Amendment) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 1708 of 1995).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1995

Keyword: Soil pollution/quality, Subsidy/incentive, Fertilizers/nutrients, Farming, Agricultural development

Source: FAO, FAOLEX