Factsheet: Fertilizers regulation

Fertilizers regulation

Key Information

Country/Region:

Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Regulation Grand Ducal of May 14, 1992 on trade with fertilizers and soil amendments
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Reglement grand-ducal du 14 mai 1992 relatif au commerce des engrais et des amendements du sol.
Description: 
The regulation applies to trade in fertilizers and soil amendments. It defines what substances can be sold and what not, it defines the quality of the fertilizers, how the fertilizers should be packed and labeled as well as what kind of information has to be given on the package. If fertilizing products are transported for sale non-packed or in bulk, they must be accompanied by a document.
Goal/Aim: 
Regulate markets of fertilizers and soil amendments.

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Ministère de l'Agriculture, de la viticulture et de la Protection des consommateurs - Ministry of Agriculture, Viticulture and Consumer Protection

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
1992
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
1999