Title: Grundwasserverordnung (GrWV) - Groundwater Ordinance 
Resource Type: document --> policy documents 
Country: Germany 
Year: 1997 
Availability: German Version: Verordnung zur Umsetzung der Richtlinie 80/68/EWG des Rates vom 17. Dezember 1979 über den Schutz des Grundwassers gegen Verschmutzung durch bestimmte gefährliche Stoffe, Ausfertigungsdatum: 18. März 1997 Verkündungsfundstelle: BGBl I 1997, 542 Sachgebiet: FNA 753-1-6 Fußnote: Textnachweis ab: 22. 3.1997 Amtlicher Hinweis des Normgebers auf EG-Recht: Umsetzung der EWGRL 68/80 (CELEX Nr: 380L0068) 
Author 1/Producer: Federal Republic of Germany 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Report / download web link (=direct link): http://bundesrecht.juris.de/bundesrecht/grwv  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->Contaminated land overview
Contaminated land-->policy and regulatory
Groundwater protection-->Groundwater processes-->Groundwater processes overview
Groundwater protection-->Groundwater protection overview
Groundwater protection-->Monitoring-->Monitoring overview
Groundwater protection-->Planning-->Planning overview
Water resources and their management -->Water resources and their management Overview
 
Long description: Groundwater Ordinance Under Section 6a of the Federal Water Act, the Ordinance implementing EC Directive 80/68/EEC of 17.12.1979 on the protection of groundwater against pollution caused by certain dangerous substances (Groundwater Ordinance) was enacted on 18.03.1997. For the substances specified by EC law in Lists I and II the ordinance defines details of the application of provisions of water law and waste law and contains requirements regarding supervision and monitoring and minimum requirements for the contents of official authorisations. The ordinance does not contain any substantive requirements going beyond existing water law. The lists of substances are not exhaustive with regard to other water legislation. 
Submitted By: Maike Hauschild WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 18/11/2004