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  1. Hazardous waste disposal in the UK.

    Article - En anglais

    Custom and practice have exerted a powerful influence on waste management i the UK.

    A notable feature is the role of local government, which remain dominant despite expanding legislation and the increasing technica complexity of waste management.

    The private sector has long had a majo role in the transporting and disposal of hazardous waste.

    The Environmenta Protection Act of 1990 represented a major revision of UK environmenta legislation.

    A significant advance in the handling of hazardous wastes wa the imposition of a new principle of'Duty of Care'on all concerne parties.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Article synthèse, Evacuation déchet, Législation, Protection environnement, Décharge déchet, Toxique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Hazardous waste disposal, Waste management, United Kingdom, Reviews, Waste disposal, Laws and legislation, Environmental protection, Land fill, Hazardous materials

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 97-0202275

    Code Inist : 001D08A01. Création : 21/05/1997.