Water statistics (Eurostat)
Joint Questionnaire OECD/Eurostat. The questionnaire is based on clearly defined tables including definitions and formats requested. It includes the whole water cycle from abstraction to use and then discharge, and additional tables on quality of some rivers and lakes only used by OECD. Quantities of water abstracted, and used, capacity of waste water treatment plants, sludges produced, and emissions of chemicals, of which heavy metals from the sources industry, agriculture and human settlements. It consists of data and textual information (footnotes).
For references, please go to www.eea.europa.eu/soer or scan the QR code.
This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe’s environment.
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