Factsheet: Nitrate concerning the protection of water

Nitrate concerning the protection of water

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
19 NOVEMBER 1998 - Decree of the Brussels Capital Region concerning the protection of water against pollution caused by nitrates from agricultural sources
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
19 NOVEMBER 1998 - Besluit van de Brusselse Hoofdstedelijke Regering inzake de bescherming van het water tegen de verontreiniging door nitraten uit agrarische bronnen
Description: 
This Decree implements the European Nitrates Directive in the Brussels Region
Goal/Aim: 
- Ground and surface water protection. - Limit nitrogen and phosphor spreading on agricultural land.

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Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
1999