ICPR – International Commission for the Protection of the Rhine

217. Warning and Alarm Plan Rhine - Reports 2013

The objective of the Warning and Alarm Plan (WAP) is, to pass on reports on sudden pollutions with substances noxious to water in the Rhine catchment if the amount and concentration may detrimentally impact the water quality and/or biocoenosis of the Rhine and to warn the authorities in charge of fighting accidents.

The WAP distinguishes between warnings, information and search reports.