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Regulation No. 2 of 13.09.2007 on the protection of waters against pollution by nitrates from agricultural sources.

Country/Territory
Bulgaria
Document type
Regulation
Date
2008 (2011)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Gazette of the Republic of Bulgaria 27/2008 and 97/2011
Subject
Water
Keyword
Pollution control Groundwater Surface water Water conservation zone Freshwater pollution Fertilizers/nutrients
Geographical area
Black Sea, Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
This Regulation enters into force on 11 March 2008.
Abstract

This Regulation determines several measures aimed to limit and prevent the pollution of waters caused by nitrates deriving from agricultural sources (surface and groundwater that is contaminated or threatened with nitrate contaminant pollution), and further sets the rules, rights and obligations of the competent authorities in this regard.

Full text
Bulgarian
Website
www.moew.government.bg

References - Legislation

Implements

Water Act.

Legislation | Bulgaria | 1999 (2023)

Keyword: Framework law, Freshwater resources management, Waterworks, Water supply, Water quality standards, Freshwater pollution, Water rights, Servitude, Water users' associations, River basin institution, Sewerage, Surface water, Groundwater, Basin/catchment/watershed, Pollution control, Inland waters

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Regulation No. 2 on the protection of waters against pollution caused by nitrates from agricultural sources.

Legislation | Bulgaria | 2000

Keyword: Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Hazardous substances, Freshwater pollution, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge

Source: FAO, FAOLEX