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Order No. 573 on notification in the Marine Environment Protection Act.

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Regulation
Date
2008
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Sea
Keyword
Marine pollution Data collection/reporting Pollution control
Geographical area
Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Order enters into force on 1 July 2008. The minister of Environment establishes date of entry into force for Greenland.
Abstract

This Order enforces ship and aircraft captains, platform facility managers and staff responsible for pipelines to immediately notify or dumping activities which may be dangerous to the marine environment.

Full text
Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2004/35/CE of the European Parliament and of the Council on environmental liability with regard to the prevention and remedying of environmental damage.

Legislation | European Union | 2004 (2019)

Keyword: Liability/compensation, Polluter pays principle, Protection of habitats, Data collection/reporting, Pollution control, Public health, Soil pollution/quality, Marine pollution, Sustainable use, Ecosystem preservation, Freshwater pollution, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2002/59/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a Community vessel traffic monitoring and information system and repealing Council Directive 93/75/EEC.

Legislation | European Union | 2002

Keyword: Marine pollution, Pollution control, Hazards, Hazardous substances, Access-to-information, Data collection/reporting, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX