Freshwater - Outlook 2020 (Slovakia)

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What is the 2020 outlook for the topic in question and how this affects possible impacts on the natural environment and human health/well-being?
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Published: 26 Nov 2010 Modified: 21 Mar 2015 Feed synced: 23 Nov 2010 original

Some of the main issues concerning environmental objectives of surface water and groundwater status, as well as wastewater in Slovakia are:

  • to ensure the connection to the public sewerage network of all inhabitants living in agglomerations with more than 10 000 inhabitants by the end of 2010,

  • to ensure the discharge and full biological treatment of wastewater in agglomerations with more than 2 000 inhabitants by the end of 2015,

  • to implement measures with the aim to reduce pollution by priority substances gradually and to cease or phase out emissions, discharges and losses of priority hazardous substances by December 2020.


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