Waste Council Directive 86/278/EEC on the protection of soil, when sewage sludge is used in agriculture

Reporting frequency: Annually

First report due: 31/08/2023

86/278/EEC 86/278/EEC Report on the use of sludge in agriculture: the quantities used, the criteria followed and any difficulties encountered 

Proposals for Reporting on the use of sludge

1) Names and addresses of the recipients of the sludge

2) Place where the sludge is to be used

3) Agricultural facilities receiving sludge

Note: dataset may include personal data and require secure data exchange

Reported Member State / Country Dataset

https://rod.eionet.europa.eu/instruments/514 Questionnaire on the implementation of Sewage sludge directive        

Reporting is based on questionnaire: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/ALL/?uri=CELEX:31994D0741

Initial Feedback from Member States:

Data is reported in a descriptive form (report)

Maybe Directive is under revision

We don’t have data

How is the data identified?  

Very difficult to find the data in the NL

How is the geodata reported?  

AF – Agricultural and aquaculture facilities     

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