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Sourcebook on Environmental Law 2nd ed

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David M. OngLecturer in Law, University of Essex, Maurice SunkinHead of the Department of Law, University of Essex, Robert WightLecturer in Law, University of Essex

ISBN13: 9781859415863
ISBN: 1859415865
Published: November 2001
Publisher: Routledge-Cavendish
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £39.99 - Reprinting

The second edition of this Sourcebook brings together a comprehensive selection of the principal international,European and domestic sources of environmental law, together with commentary and extensive references to secondary sources (including relevant websites).

The new edition has been fully revised and extended to include the major developments in this rapidly evolving area of law. In particular, at the international level there is now consideration of the Kyoto Protocol 1997, the Aarhus Convention 1998, the Basel Protocol 1999 and the Biosafety Protocol 2000. At the European level, there is coverage of the cahnges introduced by the Amsterdam Treaty; the 2000 Water Framework Directive; the new Air Quality Directives; and the EC White Paper on Environmental Liability.

There is also discussion of the proposed Sixth Environmental Action Programme. The domestic coverage includes consideration of the Pollution Prevention and Control Act 1999, the Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000, the implementation of the contaminated land regime, together with coverage of the new UK waste strategy.

The book now also includes extensive consideration of the impact of the Human Rights Act 1998 on environmental law. Recent case law is included throughout. This unique work will provide an extremely valuable resource for all thoses studying, teaching and working in the field of environmental law.

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Sources and Principles of Environmental Law
Air and Atmospheric Pollution
Water and Marine Pollution
Integrated Pollution Control
Wildlife and Nature Conservation
Human Rights Participation and Access to Justice in Environmental Law.