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Pollution Prevention and Control (Designation of Waste Directive) (England and Wales) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 398 of 2016).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
England
Document type
Regulation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Waste management Waste prevention Waste disposal Recycling/reuse Packaging/labelling Hazardous waste Registration Authorization/permit Inspection
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Order designates Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste as last amended by Commission Directive (EU) 2015/1127 for the purposes of paragraph 20(1)(b) of Schedule 1 to the Pollution Prevention and Control Act 1999. This allows Regulations to be made under that Act which make provision corresponding or similar to any provision made, or capable of being made, under section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972 in connection with Directive 2008/98/EC.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

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

Pollution Prevention and Control Act 1999 (Chapter 24).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1999

Keyword: Pollution control, Institution, Waste management, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX