Dutch House of Representatives

Project

Supporting policy as a result of Evaluation Fertiliser Act (EMW)

The Scientific Commission of the Manure Law (CDM) supports the ministries of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation (EL&I) and of Infrastructure and Environment (I&M) in answering questions concerning the Manure Act and Manure policy.

Abstract

The Scientific Committee of the Manure Act (CDM) has been established to advise and give recommendations to the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation on issues dealing with the adaptation of the manure Act. The topics in 2012 include the underpinning of parts of the Action Programme for the Nitrates Directive, of a new requetion for derogation and of the application and excretion standards in the Fertiliser Act.