Federal Act
on the Protection of Waters
(Waters Protection Act, WPA)

English is not an official language of the Swiss Confederation. This translation is provided for information purposes only and has no legal force.

of 24 January 1991 (Status as of 1 January 2022)

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Art. 76 Disposal of non-polluted waste water 91

The can­tons shall en­sure that at the latest 15 years after this Act comes in­to force the op­er­a­tion of any wa­ter treat­ment plant is no longer im­paired by per­man­ent flows of non-pol­luted waste wa­ter (Art. 12 para. 3).

91 The cor­rec­tion of 8 Sept. 2015 made by the DrC con­cerns the French text only (AS 2015 3021).

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