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This Regulation of the Minister of Environment, which is composed of seven articles and five Annexes, lays down: (1) detailed conditions for the use of urban sewage sludge including the dosage of that sludge which can be used on land; (2) the scope, frequency and reference methods for testing urban sewage sludge and the land where that sludge is supposed to be applied.

Implements: Wastes Act. (2012-12-14)
Implements: Council Directive 86/278/EEC on the protection of the environment, and in particular of the soil, when sewage sludge is used in agriculture. (1986-07-04)
Repeals: Regulation on urban sewage sediments. (2010-07-13)

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Janusz Markiewicz


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