Chapter 1a. WFD Monitoring and Metrological Implications

  1. Catherine Gonzalez1,
  2. Richard Greenwood2 and
  3. Philippe Quevauviller3,4
  1. Philippe Quevauviller3,4,†

Published Online: 21 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470745427.ch1a

Rapid Chemical and Biological Techniques for Water Monitoring

Rapid Chemical and Biological Techniques for Water Monitoring

How to Cite

Quevauviller, P. (2009) WFD Monitoring and Metrological Implications, in Rapid Chemical and Biological Techniques for Water Monitoring (eds C. Gonzalez, R. Greenwood and P. Quevauviller), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470745427.ch1a

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Ecole des Mines d'Alès, 6 avenue de Clavières, 30319 Alès Cedex, France

  2. 2

    University of Portsmouth, Dept. Biological Sciences, King Henry Building, King Henry I Street, Portsmouth PO1 2DY, UK

  3. 3

    European Commission, DG Research (CDMA 03/07), rue de la Loi 200, B-1049 Brussels, Belgium

  4. 4

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Dept. Water Engineering, Bd. du Triomphe, B-1060 Brussels, Belgium

Author Information

  1. 3

    European Commission, DG Research (CDMA 03/07), rue de la Loi 200, B-1049 Brussels, Belgium

  2. 4

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Dept. Water Engineering, Bd. du Triomphe, B-1060 Brussels, Belgium

  1. The views expressed in this chapter are purely those of the author and may not in any circumstances be regarded as stating an official position of the European Commission.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 17 APR 2009

Book Series:

  1. Water Quality Measurements

Book Series Editors:

  1. Philippe Quevauviller3,4

Series Editor Information

  1. 3

    European Commission, DG Research (CDMA 03/07), rue de la Loi 200, B-1049 Brussels, Belgium

  2. 4

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Dept. Water Engineering, Bd. du Triomphe, B-1060 Brussels, Belgium

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470058114

Online ISBN: 9780470745427

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Keywords:

  • Main Legal Requirements;
  • Non-Legally Binding Recommendations;
  • Further Binding Rules;
  • WFD Monitoring and Its Links with Metrology;
  • Standardized Methods in the Context of the WFD

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Main Legal Requirements

  • Non-Legally Binding Recommendations

  • Further Binding Rules

  • WFD Monitoring and Its Links with Metrology

  • Conclusions, Perspectives

  • References