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|Title:||White Paper on Environmental Liability|
|Description:||This European Commission proposal sets forth the structure for an EU environmental liability regime which aims at implementing the "polluter pays" principle. The document recommends a framework directive on environmental liability.
In addition to the text of the White Paper, the site provides a summary, related press releases, background studies, and a follow-up page detailing the studies resulting from responses to the paper.
|Legal Citation:||COM (2000) 66 final|
|EISIL Categories:||Home >
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|Keywords:||European Union (EU)
|Document Creator:||European Commission|
|Site Administrator:||European Commission|