EU Waste Legislation - Environment - European Commission
The Directive establishes a framework for environmental liability based on the "polluter pays" principle, with a view to preventing and remedying environmental damage. Environmental damage Under the terms of the Directive, environmental damage is defined as: Environmental liability - Directive
the protection of the environment, and in particular of the soil, when sewage sludge isused in agriculture
2006/118/EC Groundwater Daughter Directive to WFD
Protection of groundwater
European Commission - Water directive On 23 October 2000, the "Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for the Community action in the field of water policy" or, in short, the EU Water Framework Directive (or even shorter the WFD) was finally adopted.