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Order No. 1022 on environmental quality standards for water and requirements for discharges of pollutants into rivers, lakes or the sea.

Type of law

This Order applies to permits for the discharge of pollutants into rivers, lakes or sea. It contains provisions implementing EU Directives on pollution caused by discharge of certain dangerous substances into acquatic environment.
The Order consists of 3 Chapters: Scope and purpose (1); Requirements for the discharge of pollutants (2); Appeals (3).
Annex 1 - List of pollutants.
Annex 2 - Pollutants with national environmental quality.
Annex 3 - Pollutants with EU environmental quality standards for surface water.
Annex 4 - Technical procedure for setting environmental quality.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
This Order enters into force on 1 September 2010.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Bekendtg relse om milj kvalitetskrav for vandomr der og krav til udledning af forurenende stoffer til vandl b, s er eller havet.