Factsheet: Fertilizers act

Fertilizers act

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Royal Decree 506/2013, dated June 28, on fertilizers
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Real Decreto 506/2013, de 28 de junio, sobre productos fertilizantes
Description: 
Royal Decree 506/2013 establishes basic regulation regarding fertilizer products and measures intended to guarantee coordination with Autonomous Regions. It defines and classifies fertilizer products. It also includes rules intended to prevent risks for human health and environment.
Goal/Aim: 
regulate the use of fertilizers

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2013