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The Waste and Contaminated Land (Northern Ireland) Order 1997


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3.  Ensuring that the network referred to in paragraph 2 enables—

(a)the European Community as a whole to become self-sufficient in waste disposal, and the Member States individually to move towards that aim, taking into account geographical circumstances or the need for specialised installations for certain types of waste; and

(b)waste to be disposed of in one of the nearest appropriate installations, by means of the most appropriate methods and technologies in order to ensure a high level of protection for the environment and public health.

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