Ireland fails wastewater obligations

September 2008
Utility Week;9/26/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 19, p22
Trade Publication
The article reports that the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has censured Ireland for violating the Urban Waste Water Directive. The ECJ judges agreed with the European Commission that the Irish government should have subjected the wastewater to secondary treatment. It claimed, for instance, that Brussels, Belgium had not taken into account the planned expansion of treatment in Letterkenny, Co Donegal.


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