Environment & Climate Change

March 05 2018
Brenda A Rogel Salgado Draft amendments to official standard apply to wastewater discharges into national waters

Mexico - Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

The National Waters Commission recently submitted to the Federal Regulatory Betterment Commission its draft revision of the Mexican official standard which establishes the maximum permissible levels of pollutants in wastewaters discharged into national waters or properties. The draft aims to modernise the standard by including additional terms and definitions, pollutants and parameters regarding wastewater discharges into federal waters, as well as new sampling and reporting frequency obligations.

Authors: Brenda A Rogel Salgado, Jeanett Trad Nacif, Juan Francisco Torres Landa, Mario Jorge Yanez
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USA - Sidley Austin LLP

Authors: Samuel B Boxerman, Justin Savage, Byron Taylor
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Sweden - Advokatfirman Lindahl

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