|Author (Corporate)||Council of the European Communities|
|Series Title||Official Journal of the European Communities|
|Series Details||L 135, Pages 40-52|
Council Directive 91/271/EEC of 21 May 1991, which concerns the collection, treatment and discharge of urban waste water and the treatment and discharge of waste water from certain industrial sectors.
This Directive sets out EU-wide rules for collection, treatment and wasterwater discharge. The law also covers wastewater generated by a number of industries. It aims at protecting the environment across the European Union (EU) from the adverse effects of urban wastewater.
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|