Knesset bill would ban illegal dumping of building waste

25.05.2012                      04.Siwan. 5772                    Tag 48 des Omer

Neues Gesetz:

Knesset bill would ban illegal dumping of building waste

Under new law, local authorities will be responsible for collecting and removing construction-related garbage to proper dump sites.

The Knesset will in the coming weeks complete legislation of a bill banning the dumping of construction waste in open spaces. Such dumping is considered the most widespread form of environmental damage in Israel today. Under the new law, local authorities will be responsible for collecting and removing construction-related garbage to proper dump sites, thereby significantly reducing the problem of construction waste materials being dumped in open areas….