Title: Status of local soil contamination in Europe 
Resource Type: document --> technical publication --> report 
Country: European Union 
Language(s): English
 
Year: 2018 
Author 1/Producer: JRC-EIONET 
Other Authors/Producers: Ana Payá Pérez, Natalia Rodríguez Eugenio 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Report/Document number/description: EUR 29124 EN 
Publisher Country: European Union 
Publisher web link (root): https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/en/publication/status-local-soil-contamination-europe-revision-indicator-progress-management-contaminated-sites
Report / download web link (=direct link): http://publications.jrc.ec.europa.eu/repository/bitstream/JR ...  
Format (e.g. PDF): PDF 
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->stats, registers, inventories etc
 
Short description: The status of soil contamination in Europe report is based on a questionnaire the JRC sent to 39 European countries in 2017, of which 29 replied. With the available data provided by replying countries, the average overall expenditures to assess soil 'pollution' account for €4.3 billion where on average more than 32 % of total expenses comes from public budget. 
Submitted By: Professor Paul Bardos WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 19/10/2018