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2017

German Environmental Agency releases scientific opinion paper

The German Environmental Agency released a position paper on the Revision of the Drinking Water Directive and is calling for harmonised binding ...

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EDW intensifies talks with EU Commission

After the 3rd Symposium on Materials and Products in Contact with Drinking Water in May 2017, EDW has continued its efforts to support all involved ...

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Special report on the implementation of the DWD in Hungary, Bulgaria and Romania

In September 2017, the European Court of Auditors - a European institution responsible for auditing EU’s finances – released a special report on the ...

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EDW joins 4MS task group “Minor and Assembled Product Testing”

On 12th September 2017, EDW has participated in the first meeting of the newly established 4MS task group “Minor and Assembled Product Testing”.

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European Drinking Water calls for EU harmonised measures

European Drinking Water calls the Commission to revise the Drinking Water Directive to ensure that the safety of contact materials and products is ...

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3rd European Symposium on Materials and Products in Contact with Drinking Water

An approach that ensures the hygienic safety and technical adequacy for products and materials in contact with drinking water was discussed during the ...

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First part of European study on materials and products in contact with drinking water published

The European study on materials in contact with drinking water recognises the issues of little harmonisation or mutual recognition in EU Member ...

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The European Commission to propose new rules on drinking water

The European Commission will release its legislative proposal on the Revision of the Drinking Water Directive (DWD) by the end of 2017.

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Update event on materials in contact with drinking water in Brussels

On May 18th, the 3rd Symposium on Materials and Products in Contact with Drinking Water will give an update on developments, initiatives and ...

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