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Radiological Protection Act 1991 (Responsible and Safe Management of Radioactive Waste) Order 2013 (S.I. No. 320 of 2013).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2013
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Energy, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Radiation Nuclear energy Pollution control Hazardous waste Waste disposal
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Order implements in Ireland Directive 2011/70/Euratom, which covers all aspects of radioactive waste and spent fuel management, from generation through to long-term disposal. The Directive stipulates the prime responsibility of generators and the ultimate responsibility of each Member State for the management of waste generated on its territory by ensuring that appropriate national arrangements are taken to guarantee a high level of safety to protect workers and the general public against t

Full text
English
Website
www.irishstatutebook.ie

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 2011/70/Euratom establishing a Community framework for the responsible and safe management of spent fuel and radioactive waste.

Legislation | European Union | 2011

Keyword: Radiation, Pollution control, Hazardous waste, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Radiological Protection Act, 1991 (No. 9 of 1991).

Legislation | Ireland | 1991

Keyword: Radiation, Emissions, Environmental standards, Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Toxicity/poisoning, Inspection, Animal health, Animal production, Slaughtering, Hazardous substances, Pollution control, Hazardous waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Radiological Protection Act, 1991 (Ionising Radiation) Order, 2000 (No. 125 of 2000).

Legislation | Ireland | 2000

Keyword: Radiation, Emissions, Monitoring, Environmental standards, Waste management, Waste disposal, Recycling/reuse, Transport/storage, Pollution control, Hazardous waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX