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Regulation on the prevention of major accidents with dangerous substances and mitigation of their consequences.

Country/Territory
Bulgaria
Document type
Regulation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Gazette of the Republic of Bulgaria 5/2016
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Hazardous substances Early warning system Risk assessment/management Policy/planning Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Data collection/reporting Hazards
Geographical area
Black Sea, Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
This Regulation enters into force on 19 January 2016.
Abstract

This Regulation determines the issues and forms, necessary contents and documents as regards the: mandatory notifications for classification of enterprises/facilities with low and high environmental risk potential; report on the major accident prevention policies and their effective implementation; application for the approval of environmental safety report; and internal and external emergency plans that have to be aligned with specific dangerous substances issues and safety procedures.

Full text
Bulgarian
Website
www.moew.government.bg

References - Legislation

Implements

Environmental Protection Act.

Legislation | Bulgaria | 2002 (2017)

Keyword: Framework law, Environmental planning, Environmental standards, EIA, Access-to-information, Air quality/air pollution, Ecosystem preservation, Emissions, Hazardous waste, Pollution control, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Soil pollution/quality, Waste management, Protection of environment, Policy/planning, Standards, Freshwater pollution, Sustainable development, Sustainable use, Management/conservation, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Biodiversity

Source: FAO, FAOLEX