Factsheet: Animal material directive

Animal material directive

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Animal material directive
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Tiermaterialien-Verordnung
Description: 
This law concerns the handling of animal materials, e.g. the storage, transport, documentation, required controls and the waste management. A special focus is on the treatment of food waste, kitchen waste, milk and manure
Goal/Aim: 
regulate the handling of animal materials

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Environment and Water Management / Bundesministerium für ein lebenswertes Österreich

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2008
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2010