Industrial Emissions Directive published

The new Industrial Emissions Directive (IED) has been published and entered into force. Directive 2010/75/EU updates and merges seven pieces of existing legislation directives on solvents, large combustion plants (LCPs), waste incineration, titanium dioxide production and integrated pollution prevention and control (IPPC), and will strengthen the application of Best Available Techniques (BAT) in the permitting process. Member states have two years to transpose the directive into their legislation.

Source: Official Journal, 17 December 2010

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