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The Resource Global Approaches to Site Contamination Law

Global Approaches to Site Contamination Law

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Global Approaches to Site Contamination Law
Title
Global Approaches to Site Contamination Law
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
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Brandon, Elizabeth
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344.04632
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K3581-3598.22GE170HC
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Environmental law
  • Environmental management
Label
Global Approaches to Site Contamination Law
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Publication
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro -- Global Approaches to Site Contamination Law -- Acknowledgments -- Contents -- Chapter 1: Introduction -- 1.1 Site Contamination Law in the Broader Context of Environmental Law -- 1.2 Terminology of Site Contamination -- 1.2.1 S̀ité Versus L̀and, Soil and/or Wateŕ -- 1.2.2 C̀ontaminatioń Versus P̀ollutioń -- References -- Cases -- Other Legal Materials -- Chapter 2: The Nature and Extent of Site Contamination -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Sources and Effects of Site Contamination -- 2.2.1 Common Types of Contaminating Activities -- 2.2.2 Common Contaminants -- 2.2.3 Effects of Contamination -- 2.3 Extent of Site Contamination -- 2.3.1 Geographical Locations and Trends -- 2.3.2 Number of Contaminated Sites and Proportion of Land Mass Affected -- 2.4 Remediation of Site Contamination-Common Approaches -- 2.5 Progress in Remediation -- 2.6 Economic Considerations in Remediation of Site Contamination -- 2.7 Regulatory Trends in Remediation of Site Contamination -- 2.7.1 Historical Perspective-Trend to Site-Based Risk Assessment -- 2.7.2 Modern Approach-From Regulation to Brownfields Redevelopment -- 2.7.3 Post-remediation Measures (L̀ong-Term Stewardshiṕ) -- 2.8 Conclusions -- References -- Legal Materials -- Chapter 3: Current International Law Relating to Site Contamination -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Terminology -- 3.2.1 International Law -- 3.2.2 Regional Law -- 3.2.3 Bilateral Law -- 3.2.4 Soft Law -- 3.2.5 Customary Law -- 3.3 Regulatory Measures -- 3.3.1 Soil Protection -- 3.3.1.1 International Level -- Amman Resolution on Legal Aspects of the Sustainable Use of Soils (2000) -- Tutzing Proposal for an International Soil Convention (1998) -- 3.3.1.2 Regional Level -- European Union Protocol on the Implementation of the Alpine Convention of 1991 in the Field of Soil Conservation (1998)
  • Draft EU Framework Directive for Soil Protection (2006) -- ASEAN Agreement on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (1985) -- African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (1968, Revised 2003) -- 3.3.1.3 Bilateral Level -- Conclusions: Soil Protection Law -- 3.3.2 Pollution and Pollutants -- 3.3.2.1 International Level -- Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (2001) -- Rotterdam Convention on Prior Informed Consent for Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade (1998) -- Prevention of Major Industrial Accidents Convention (1993) -- Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal (1989) -- Basel Protocol on Liability and Compensation (In Relation to Transboundary Wastes) -- International Jurisprudence -- Trail Smelter Arbitration (United States v Canada) -- Pulp Mills on the River Uruguay (Argentina v Uruguay), International Court of Justice (2007) -- 3.3.2.2 Regional Level -- UNECE Protocol (to the Aarhus Convention) on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers (2003) -- UNECE Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes (1992) -- Convention on the Protection of the Rhine (1999) -- Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control (IPPC) Directive (2008/1/EC) (European Union) -- Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC) (European Union) -- Groundwater Directive (2006/118/EC) (European Union) -- Landfill Directive (1999/31/EC) (European Union) -- Waste Directive (2008/98/EC) (European Union) -- Regulation (EC) No 850/2004 on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs Regulation) (European Union) -- Regulation (EC) No 166/2006 on the Establishment of a European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (European Union)
  • Bamako Convention on the Ban of the Import into Africa and the Control of Transboundary Movement and Management of Hazardous W... -- 3.3.2.3 Bilateral Level -- United States-Germany Bilateral Agreement on Remediation of Hazardous Waste Sites (1990) -- Exchange of Notes Between Canada and United States on Environmental Issues (1996) -- 3.3.2.4 Conclusions: Pollution and Pollutants -- 3.3.3 General Environmental Protection -- 3.3.3.1 International Level -- Convention on Biological Diversity (1992) -- The Precautionary Principle -- Stockholm Declaration on the Human Environment (1972) -- Rio Declaration on Environment and Development (1992) -- Agenda 21: The United Nations Programme of Action from Rio (1992) -- IUCN Draft International Covenant on Environment and Development (2010) -- UNEP Montevideo Programme III (2001-2010) and IV (2011-2020) -- ISO 14000 Standards -- 3.3.3.2 Regional Level -- United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-Ma... -- North American Agreement on Environmental Cooperation (1993) -- Convention for the Protection of the Natural Resources and Environment of the South Pacific Region and Related Protocols (1986) -- 3.3.3.3 Bilateral Level -- Conclusions: General Environmental Protection -- 3.4 Liability Measures -- 3.4.1 State Responsibility -- 3.4.1.1 Conclusions: State Responsibility -- 3.4.2 Civil Liability for Environmental Harm -- 3.4.2.1 International Level -- The Polluter Pays Principle -- UNEP Draft Guidelines for the Development of National Legislation on Liability, Response Action and Compensation for Damage Caused by Activities Dangerous to the Environment (2009) -- Resolution on Responsibility and Liability Under International Law for Environmental Damage (Institute of International Law 1997)
  • Draft Principles on the Allocation of Loss in the Case of Transboundary Harm Arising Out of Hazardous Activities (International Law Commission 2006) -- 3.4.2.2 Regional Level -- Council of Europe Convention on Civil Liability for Damage Resulting from Activities Dangerous to the Environment (1993) -- Directive 2004/35/CE on Environmental Liability with Regard to the Prevention and Remedying of Environmental Damage (European Union) -- 3.4.2.3 Conclusions: Civil Liability -- 3.5 Summary -- 3.6 Conclusions and Analysis -- References -- Cases -- Other Legal Materials -- Chapter 4: National Site Contamination Law -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Definition of Ǹational Site Contamination Laẃ -- 4.3 Categories of Site Contamination Law -- 4.3.1 Countries with Extensive, Specific Provisions on Site Contamination -- 4.3.2 Countries with Limited, Specific Provisions on Site Contamination -- 4.3.3 Countries with No Provisions on Site Contamination -- 4.4 An Overview of National Site Contamination Law -- 4.4.1 Countries with Extensive, Specific Site Contamination Law -- 4.4.1.1 Legislation Resulting from a T̀riggeŕ Incident -- 4.4.1.2 Legislation Resulting from Increasing Public Concern Over Time -- 4.4.1.3 Legislation Resulting from Growing Urban Pressures -- 4.4.2 Countries with Limited, Specific Legislation -- 4.4.2.1 Legislation Resulting from a T̀riggeŕ Event -- 4.4.2.2 Legislation Resulting from Increasing Political and Urban Pressures Over Time -- 4.4.3 Countries with No Specific Site Contamination Law -- 4.5 Key Trends and Issues in the Development of National Site Contamination Law -- 4.5.1 Concentration of Site Contamination Legislation -- 4.5.2 Regulatory M̀odeĺ or Approach -- 4.5.3 Brownfields Legislation -- 4.5.4 Policy Versus Law and Technical/Scientific Standards -- 4.5.5 Key Features of Site Contamination Regimes in Specific Jurisdictions
  • 4.5.6 Factors Influencing Developments in Site Contamination Law -- 4.5.7 Influence of M̀odelś with Particular Countries -- 4.5.8 Influence of Costs of Cleanup -- 4.6 Conclusions -- References -- Cases -- Other Legal Materials -- Chapter 5: Responsibility for Site Contamination -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Definition of Responsible Parties -- 5.3 Nature of Liability -- 5.3.1 Retrospectivity -- 5.3.2 Strict Liability -- 5.3.3 Fault-Based Liability -- 5.3.4 Joint and Several Liability -- 5.3.5 Proportionate Liability -- 5.4 Mechanisms for Imposing Responsibility -- 5.4.1 The C̀ommand and Controĺ Approach -- 5.4.2 Non-traditional Mechanisms -- 5.4.3 Transfer of Liability -- 5.5 Remediation of Òrphań Sites -- References -- Cases -- Other Legal Materials -- Chapter 6: Promoting National Site Contamination Law: The Challenge of Harmonisation -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Defining Harmonisation -- 6.3 Types of Harmonisation -- 6.3.1 Binding Protocol to an Existing Treaty, or a New/Amended Binding Treaty -- 6.3.2 Loan Conditions and Bilateral Aid Agreements -- 6.3.3 High-Level Declarations or Resolutions -- 6.3.4 Guidelines or Recommendations -- 6.3.5 ISO Standards -- 6.3.6 Codes of Practice -- 6.3.7 A Model Law or Policy -- 6.3.8 Emulation of S̀tate of the Art́ Practices in Other Jurisdictions -- 6.3.9 Emulation Due to Market Pressure -- 6.4 Justifications for Harmonisation -- 6.5 Qualifications and Limitations Relating to Harmonisation -- 6.6 Overcoming the Limitations of Harmonisation -- 6.7 Who Might Promote Harmonisation of Site Contamination Law, and How? -- 6.8 Conclusions -- References -- Legal Materials -- Chapter 7: An International Response to Site Contamination -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Reasons for an International Response to Site Contamination -- 7.3 Site Contamination as a Matter of International Concern
  • 7.4 Examples of Recent International Regimes on Related or Similar Matters
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC1083634
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789400757455
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1083634
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1083634
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10627846
  • (CaONFJC)MIL422397
  • (OCoLC)820358853
Label
Global Approaches to Site Contamination Law
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro -- Global Approaches to Site Contamination Law -- Acknowledgments -- Contents -- Chapter 1: Introduction -- 1.1 Site Contamination Law in the Broader Context of Environmental Law -- 1.2 Terminology of Site Contamination -- 1.2.1 S̀ité Versus L̀and, Soil and/or Wateŕ -- 1.2.2 C̀ontaminatioń Versus P̀ollutioń -- References -- Cases -- Other Legal Materials -- Chapter 2: The Nature and Extent of Site Contamination -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Sources and Effects of Site Contamination -- 2.2.1 Common Types of Contaminating Activities -- 2.2.2 Common Contaminants -- 2.2.3 Effects of Contamination -- 2.3 Extent of Site Contamination -- 2.3.1 Geographical Locations and Trends -- 2.3.2 Number of Contaminated Sites and Proportion of Land Mass Affected -- 2.4 Remediation of Site Contamination-Common Approaches -- 2.5 Progress in Remediation -- 2.6 Economic Considerations in Remediation of Site Contamination -- 2.7 Regulatory Trends in Remediation of Site Contamination -- 2.7.1 Historical Perspective-Trend to Site-Based Risk Assessment -- 2.7.2 Modern Approach-From Regulation to Brownfields Redevelopment -- 2.7.3 Post-remediation Measures (L̀ong-Term Stewardshiṕ) -- 2.8 Conclusions -- References -- Legal Materials -- Chapter 3: Current International Law Relating to Site Contamination -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Terminology -- 3.2.1 International Law -- 3.2.2 Regional Law -- 3.2.3 Bilateral Law -- 3.2.4 Soft Law -- 3.2.5 Customary Law -- 3.3 Regulatory Measures -- 3.3.1 Soil Protection -- 3.3.1.1 International Level -- Amman Resolution on Legal Aspects of the Sustainable Use of Soils (2000) -- Tutzing Proposal for an International Soil Convention (1998) -- 3.3.1.2 Regional Level -- European Union Protocol on the Implementation of the Alpine Convention of 1991 in the Field of Soil Conservation (1998)
  • Draft EU Framework Directive for Soil Protection (2006) -- ASEAN Agreement on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (1985) -- African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (1968, Revised 2003) -- 3.3.1.3 Bilateral Level -- Conclusions: Soil Protection Law -- 3.3.2 Pollution and Pollutants -- 3.3.2.1 International Level -- Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (2001) -- Rotterdam Convention on Prior Informed Consent for Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade (1998) -- Prevention of Major Industrial Accidents Convention (1993) -- Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal (1989) -- Basel Protocol on Liability and Compensation (In Relation to Transboundary Wastes) -- International Jurisprudence -- Trail Smelter Arbitration (United States v Canada) -- Pulp Mills on the River Uruguay (Argentina v Uruguay), International Court of Justice (2007) -- 3.3.2.2 Regional Level -- UNECE Protocol (to the Aarhus Convention) on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers (2003) -- UNECE Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes (1992) -- Convention on the Protection of the Rhine (1999) -- Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control (IPPC) Directive (2008/1/EC) (European Union) -- Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC) (European Union) -- Groundwater Directive (2006/118/EC) (European Union) -- Landfill Directive (1999/31/EC) (European Union) -- Waste Directive (2008/98/EC) (European Union) -- Regulation (EC) No 850/2004 on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs Regulation) (European Union) -- Regulation (EC) No 166/2006 on the Establishment of a European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (European Union)
  • Bamako Convention on the Ban of the Import into Africa and the Control of Transboundary Movement and Management of Hazardous W... -- 3.3.2.3 Bilateral Level -- United States-Germany Bilateral Agreement on Remediation of Hazardous Waste Sites (1990) -- Exchange of Notes Between Canada and United States on Environmental Issues (1996) -- 3.3.2.4 Conclusions: Pollution and Pollutants -- 3.3.3 General Environmental Protection -- 3.3.3.1 International Level -- Convention on Biological Diversity (1992) -- The Precautionary Principle -- Stockholm Declaration on the Human Environment (1972) -- Rio Declaration on Environment and Development (1992) -- Agenda 21: The United Nations Programme of Action from Rio (1992) -- IUCN Draft International Covenant on Environment and Development (2010) -- UNEP Montevideo Programme III (2001-2010) and IV (2011-2020) -- ISO 14000 Standards -- 3.3.3.2 Regional Level -- United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-Ma... -- North American Agreement on Environmental Cooperation (1993) -- Convention for the Protection of the Natural Resources and Environment of the South Pacific Region and Related Protocols (1986) -- 3.3.3.3 Bilateral Level -- Conclusions: General Environmental Protection -- 3.4 Liability Measures -- 3.4.1 State Responsibility -- 3.4.1.1 Conclusions: State Responsibility -- 3.4.2 Civil Liability for Environmental Harm -- 3.4.2.1 International Level -- The Polluter Pays Principle -- UNEP Draft Guidelines for the Development of National Legislation on Liability, Response Action and Compensation for Damage Caused by Activities Dangerous to the Environment (2009) -- Resolution on Responsibility and Liability Under International Law for Environmental Damage (Institute of International Law 1997)
  • Draft Principles on the Allocation of Loss in the Case of Transboundary Harm Arising Out of Hazardous Activities (International Law Commission 2006) -- 3.4.2.2 Regional Level -- Council of Europe Convention on Civil Liability for Damage Resulting from Activities Dangerous to the Environment (1993) -- Directive 2004/35/CE on Environmental Liability with Regard to the Prevention and Remedying of Environmental Damage (European Union) -- 3.4.2.3 Conclusions: Civil Liability -- 3.5 Summary -- 3.6 Conclusions and Analysis -- References -- Cases -- Other Legal Materials -- Chapter 4: National Site Contamination Law -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Definition of Ǹational Site Contamination Laẃ -- 4.3 Categories of Site Contamination Law -- 4.3.1 Countries with Extensive, Specific Provisions on Site Contamination -- 4.3.2 Countries with Limited, Specific Provisions on Site Contamination -- 4.3.3 Countries with No Provisions on Site Contamination -- 4.4 An Overview of National Site Contamination Law -- 4.4.1 Countries with Extensive, Specific Site Contamination Law -- 4.4.1.1 Legislation Resulting from a T̀riggeŕ Incident -- 4.4.1.2 Legislation Resulting from Increasing Public Concern Over Time -- 4.4.1.3 Legislation Resulting from Growing Urban Pressures -- 4.4.2 Countries with Limited, Specific Legislation -- 4.4.2.1 Legislation Resulting from a T̀riggeŕ Event -- 4.4.2.2 Legislation Resulting from Increasing Political and Urban Pressures Over Time -- 4.4.3 Countries with No Specific Site Contamination Law -- 4.5 Key Trends and Issues in the Development of National Site Contamination Law -- 4.5.1 Concentration of Site Contamination Legislation -- 4.5.2 Regulatory M̀odeĺ or Approach -- 4.5.3 Brownfields Legislation -- 4.5.4 Policy Versus Law and Technical/Scientific Standards -- 4.5.5 Key Features of Site Contamination Regimes in Specific Jurisdictions
  • 4.5.6 Factors Influencing Developments in Site Contamination Law -- 4.5.7 Influence of M̀odelś with Particular Countries -- 4.5.8 Influence of Costs of Cleanup -- 4.6 Conclusions -- References -- Cases -- Other Legal Materials -- Chapter 5: Responsibility for Site Contamination -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Definition of Responsible Parties -- 5.3 Nature of Liability -- 5.3.1 Retrospectivity -- 5.3.2 Strict Liability -- 5.3.3 Fault-Based Liability -- 5.3.4 Joint and Several Liability -- 5.3.5 Proportionate Liability -- 5.4 Mechanisms for Imposing Responsibility -- 5.4.1 The C̀ommand and Controĺ Approach -- 5.4.2 Non-traditional Mechanisms -- 5.4.3 Transfer of Liability -- 5.5 Remediation of Òrphań Sites -- References -- Cases -- Other Legal Materials -- Chapter 6: Promoting National Site Contamination Law: The Challenge of Harmonisation -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Defining Harmonisation -- 6.3 Types of Harmonisation -- 6.3.1 Binding Protocol to an Existing Treaty, or a New/Amended Binding Treaty -- 6.3.2 Loan Conditions and Bilateral Aid Agreements -- 6.3.3 High-Level Declarations or Resolutions -- 6.3.4 Guidelines or Recommendations -- 6.3.5 ISO Standards -- 6.3.6 Codes of Practice -- 6.3.7 A Model Law or Policy -- 6.3.8 Emulation of S̀tate of the Art́ Practices in Other Jurisdictions -- 6.3.9 Emulation Due to Market Pressure -- 6.4 Justifications for Harmonisation -- 6.5 Qualifications and Limitations Relating to Harmonisation -- 6.6 Overcoming the Limitations of Harmonisation -- 6.7 Who Might Promote Harmonisation of Site Contamination Law, and How? -- 6.8 Conclusions -- References -- Legal Materials -- Chapter 7: An International Response to Site Contamination -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Reasons for an International Response to Site Contamination -- 7.3 Site Contamination as a Matter of International Concern
  • 7.4 Examples of Recent International Regimes on Related or Similar Matters
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC1083634
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789400757455
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1083634
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1083634
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10627846
  • (CaONFJC)MIL422397
  • (OCoLC)820358853

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