Factsheet: National Waste Management Plan

National Waste Management Plan

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
National Waste Management Plan 2009-2021
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Landelijk afvalbeheer plan 2009-2021 (LAP)
Description: 
The National Waste Management Plan (LAP) implements the policy on waste management for the Netherlands (requirement from the Environmental Management Act and various international guidelines). Relevant for biomass, the LAP includes the criteria if biomass will be considered waste or not.
Goal/Aim: 
regulate waste management

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Rijkswaterstaat Leefomgeving (Environment)

Status:

Trade Relevance: 
limitations in local use of waste can lead to more export
Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2003
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2010
Year Instrument & Measure Ended: 
2015