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Ordinance amending the Drinking Water Ordinance.

Country/Territory
Austria
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Bundesgesetzblatt für die Republik Österreich, Part I, No. 208, 27 July 2015, 4 pp.
Subject
Food & nutrition, Water
Keyword
Potable water Food quality control/food safety Standards Water supply
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Western Europe
Abstract

The present Ordinance amends the Drinking Water Ordinance (BGBl. II No. 304/2001). In particular, article 11 is amended establishing that the above-mentioned Drinking Water Ordinance transposes the Council Directive 98/83/EC on the quality of water intended for human consumption of 3 November 1998 into Austrian law. Furthermore, the Ordinance amends Annex I, Part B, annotation 6 concerning definition of pesticides. Moreover, the Ordinance lists pesticides whose presence is assumed in potable water.

Full text
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References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 98/83/EC on the quality of water intended for human consumption.

Legislation | European Union | 1998

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Potable water, Standards, Water supply, Water quality standards, Monitoring, Pesticides

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Drinking Water Ordinance.

Legislation | Austria | 2001 (2017)

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Standards, Inspection, Processing/handling, Water supply, Potable water

Source: FAO, FAOLEX