The ENVI Committee considered the report of MEP Dantin on the Drinking Water Directive on June 7.
If the Rapporteur could share the intentions behind the Commission’s text, Mr Dantin (EPP/FR) presented the main elements of his report, aiming at addressing the weaknesses of the European Commission proposal. These include...
Protecting a vulnerable resource
Fostering sustainable economic growth and creating jobs
The value of water in the circular economy
Source-control approach for micropollutants
Setting the right price for water services
Growing impact of climate change on water
Resource efficiency in the water sector
Managing long-term assets in a fast changing environment
Increasing the public understanding of the water sector
Reinforcing the resilience of water services to security risks