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Order No. 961/98 establishing the licensing for the: storage, treatment, valorization and disposal of industrial, urban an other residues.

Country/Territory
Portugal
Document type
Regulation
Date
1998
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Diário da República No. 260/98 (I-B), 10 November 1998, pp. 6123-6126.
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Authorization/permit Pollution control Effluent waste water/discharge Waste disposal Waste management
Geographical area
Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North-East Atlantic, Southern Europe
Abstract

This Order establishes the licensing procedures for the: storage, treatment, valorization and disposal of industrial, urban an other residues in order to avoid environmental pollution. It consists of 8 points and 2 annexes specifying all the requirements to be met in order to obtain a licence for performing the aforementioned activity (including landfill management).

Full text
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References - Legislation

Implements

Decree-Law No. 239/97 providing for the waste management Regulation.

Legislation | Portugal | 1997

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste management, Registration, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Transport/storage, Recycling/reuse

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Decree-Law No. 178/2006 on waste management.

Legislation | Portugal | 2006

Keyword: Waste management, Waste disposal, Recycling/reuse, Waste prevention, Polluter pays principle, Hazardous waste, Transport/storage, Authorization/permit, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX