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THE LEVEL OF MUNICIPAL WASTE WATER TREATMENT VS. AVAILABLE FINANCIAL MEANS FROM THE RESOURCES OF EU

AUTHOR/S: E. AUGUSTINOVA, P. DAUBNER, K. IZOVA
Sunday 1 August 2010 by Libadmin2010

10th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference - SGEM2010, www.sgem.org, SGEM2010 Conference Proceedings/ ISBN 10: 954-91818-1-2, June 20-26, 2010, Vol. 2, 89-96 pp

ABSTRACT

The increasing of life quality of population and the environmental protection through
the achievement of “good water situation” is one of primary tasks resulting from the
Directive on Water No. 2000/60/EC of the European parliament and the Council.

To accomplish the conditions and to achieve the European standards in the area of
drinking water supply and disposal with municipal wastewater, Slovakia can use the
finances from European Union since 2000.

The article discusses the ways and organization of municipal wastewater disposal,
describes level of drinking water supply and level of municipal wastewater draining and
its treatment in Slovakia and in selected EU countries. The article deals with issues of
accessibility and use of the financial instruments from internal resources and from the
resources of European Union, which are used to finance the projects with target to
achieve the requested standard in this area.

Keywords: municipal wastewater disposal, drinking water supply, wastewater treatment, finance