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Order No. 1598 on filling and washing sprayers for application of plant protection products.

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Regulation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Land & soil, Water, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Waste disposal Waste management Pesticides Pollution control Soil conservation/soil improvement Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
15 January 2015. Buried containers for storing rests of plant protection, other than manure tanks, may be used until 31 December 2022.
Abstract

The regulations set by this Order aim to reduce contamination of soil, groundwater and surface water as a result of plant protection products’ sprayers cleaning maintenance (filling and washing), tractors and other equipment used commercially for the application of plant protection. The Order provides for the arrangement and layout of cleaning areas and collection containers, appeals on existence and use of equipment for filling and cleaning of application equipment and requirements for the hand

Full text
Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

Environment Protection Act (No. 1189 of 2016).

Legislation | Denmark | 2006 (2016)

Keyword: Pollution control, Protection of habitats, Environmental standards, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Data collection/reporting, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2009/128/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for Community action to achieve the sustainable use of pesticides.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Pollution control, Pesticides, Precautionary principle, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Access-to-information, Policy/planning, Plant protection, Sustainable use, Integrated pest management-IPM/pest management strategies, Hazardous substances

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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

Legislation | European Union | 2008

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX