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Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2011 (S.S.I. No. 226 of 2011).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Document type
Regulation
Date
2011
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Waste management Waste disposal Pollution control Authorization/permit Hazardous waste
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend various enactments in order to transpose aspects of Directive 2008/98/ EC on waste. The enactments include the Environmental Protection Act 1990 and the Environment Act 1995. Amendments to the Environmental Protection Act 1990 concern, among other things: the prohibition on unauthorized or harmful depositing, treatment or disposal of waste; the duty of care etc. as respects waste; and waste Management Licences in general.

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

Pollution Prevention and Control (Scotland) Regulations 2000 (S.S.I. No. 323 of 2000).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2000 | Repealed

Keyword: Pollution control, Institution, Authorization/permit, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environmental Protection Act 1990 (Chapter 43).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1990

Keyword: Basic legislation, Institution, Environmental planning, Education, Soil pollution/quality, Waste management, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environment Act 1995 (Chapter 25).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1995

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Environmental standards, Framework law, Basic legislation, Institution, Pollution control, Environmental planning, EIA, Offences/penalties, Cultural heritage, Marine fisheries, Soil pollution/quality, Certification, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Soil rehabilitation, Waste management, Flood, Drainage/land reclamation, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Protected area, Policy/planning, National parks

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

National Waste Management Plan for Scotland Regulations 2007 (S.S.I. No. 251 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Environmental planning, Access-to-information, Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Special Waste Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 972 of 1996).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1996 | Repealed

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Waste disposal, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Town and Country Planning (Scotland) Act 1997 (1997 Chapter 8).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1997

Keyword: Forestry protection measures, Land-use planning, Environmental planning, Institution, Expropriation, Servitude, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Pollution Prevention and Control (Scotland) Regulations 2012 (S.S.I. No. 360 of 2012).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2012

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Authorization/permit, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Waste disposal, Hazardous waste, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes

Source: FAO, FAOLEX