Water pollution law is the most developed of the pollution control systems. This title contains a comprehensive account of water and waste legislation plus a detailed interpretation of the relevant statutory provisions and associated case law.
This book includes:
- A detailed interpretation of the relevant statutory provisions and associated case law - The impact of Brexit on current regulations - Discussions surrounding UK desalination plants, end of life vehicles and nature conservation - The changes in international regulations and the impact that this has on UK water and waste regulation - The regulation of water quality standards, water pollution control, fisheries, navigation, flood, coastal protection and marine pollution with a wide range of water pollution offences
The detailed treatment of the issues involved will enable environmental and energy law practitioners to feel confident in what is a complicated area of law.
This title is included in Bloomsbury Professional's Environmental Law online service.
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Table of Contents
What is environmental Law ? Key concepts of environmental Law Principles of Environmental regimes Waste Water, flooding and drainage Wildlife and habitat conservation Regulatory Authorities and Enforcement Environmental NGOs Criminal and Civil Sanctions Civil Law – nuisance, negligence Types of Environmental Liability Remediation requirements A requirement to comply with a notice served Liability under civil law