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Water Framework Directive (long version)

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Urban sprawl, population growth, and climate change are all well-known threats to our water. But how many people know about the effect of pharmaceutical products on water quality? How is their disposal being regulated, how big a threat to wildlife does it pose, and what can be done to clean up affected areas? Scarcity is another problem: can wastewater be transformed into clean water to help Europe’s most arid regions tackle shortages? And should irrigation practices change? A new VNR examines the issues surrounding water quality and quantity.

Type: Video news release   Reference: I-073051   Date: 20/04/2012   Duration: 08:38 Location: Essen,Murcia  
Languages: ORIGINAL, ENGLISH, FRANÇAIS,

Tags: Fish , River , Sewage treatment , Water
© European Union, 2012   /   Source: EC - Audiovisual Service
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