Title: NetRegs - plain language guidance for businesses on environmental legislation and how to comply with it 
Resource Type: web links 
Producers or distributor Environment Agency 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Web link for product information: http://www.netregs.gov.uk  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Brownfields
Contaminated land-->Contaminated land overview
Contaminated land-->management&admin
Contaminated land-->policy and regulatory
Diffuse pollution-->Diffuse pollution overview
Groundwater protection-->Groundwater protection overview
Sediments
Soil-->Soil Overview
Water and sanitation-->Water and sanitation Overview
Water resources and their management -->Water resources and their management Overview
 
Short description: The NetRegs website is free to use and is regularly updated. Its aim is to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK to understand the complex environmental regulations that can affect them. The site provides guidance on how to comply with environmental law as well as advice on good environmental practice. It contains four main areas. Sector Guidelines - information realted to business sectors Management Guidelines - summarise general guidance in areas which apply to most businesses: packaging, oil storage, statutory nuisance etc. Legislation - to key legislation: both current legislation, where it is available online, and future legislation – what’s in the pipeline. More Resources For advice on where to turn for more information or advice. 
Submitted By: Professor Paul Bardos WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 22/01/2006