The aim of this guide is to provide its readers with a pragmatic overview of the law and practice of environment law across a variety of jurisdictions.
Each chapter of this guide provides information about the current issues affecting the environment in a particular country and addresses topics such as permits, environmental impact assessments, contamination of soil and groundwater, regulatory regimes for waste and climate change as well as insight and opinion on the most common issues in their respective country.
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1. INTRODUCTION 1.1 One of the most challenging aspects of practising environmental law is the need to simultaneously keep pace with the rapid changes in laws and regulations as well as trends in the market. Over time, the market and governments have converged to move their focus beyond more traditional issues, such as soil and …