In the context of discussions concerning levels of phosphorus in
surface waters, the AIC considers that a clear understanding of the science behind the potential for transfer of the proportion of phosphorus derived from farmed land to water is
A background briefing
Phosphorus is a constituent of genes and has a central role in energy transfer and protein metabolism.
Potassium maintains the salt balance in plant and animal cells and is important for healthy metabolism.
Nitrogen is a major nutrient essential to
This guidance has been produced by the Fertiliser Sector of the Agricultural Industries Confederation (AI)C in consultation with the HSE and Defra to assist the holder of such material in determining the most appropriate measure for this purpose.
Product Stewardship for Fertilisers
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The third report published by Food Ethics Council
FMA Guidance Note (Version 1 - 18th July 2003)
This Guidance reflects the FMA's current understanding and interpretation of the Regulations. It may be subject to future amendment in the light of experience gained in working with the Regulations and to reflect changes which may be made to them.
Guidance on Notification of Installations Handling Hazardous Substances (Amendment) Regulations 2002 (NIHHS)
The Notification of Installations Handling Hazardous Substances (Amendment) Regulations 2002 (NIHHS) requires that any site which contains or is liable to contain 150 tonnes or more of a Hazardous Substance specified in the Regulations shall be notified to the Health and Safety Executive.