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Waste (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 1889 of 2012).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
England
Document type
Regulation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Waste management Waste disposal Pollution control Authorization/permit Recycling/reuse Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the Waste (England and Wales) Regulations 2011 so as to ensure implementation of Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste. They insert of a new regulation (49), which requires the Secretary of State to review the operation and effect of those Regulations in relation to England within five years after 1st October 2012 and within every five years after that date. They also amend regulation 13 (duties in relation to collection of waste) and

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

Amends

Waste (England and Wales) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 988 of 2011).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2011

Keyword: Environmental planning, Waste management, Waste disposal, Pollution control, Authorization/permit, Recycling/reuse

Source: FAO, FAOLEX