Statutory Instruments

European Communities (Natural Mineral Waters) (Amendment) Regulations, 1998

These Regulations amend the European Communities (Natural Mineral Waters) Regulations, 1986 ( S.I. No. 11 of 1986 ) (the Principal Regulations) and give effect to Directive 96/70/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 28 October 1996

The effect of these Regulations is to update the labelling, treatment and trade requirements for natural mineral waters. New provisions for the treatments, labelling and microbiological requirements, and conditions of exploitation for spring waters are also introduced

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