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Commission Regulation (EU) No. 592/2014 amending Regulation (EU) No. 142/2011 as regards the use of animal by-products and derived products as a fuel in combustion plants.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Journal of the European Union L 165, 4 June 2014, pp. 33-40.
Subject
Livestock, Energy, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Energy conservation/energy production Renewable energy Animal by-products Internal trade International trade Organic waste Waste disposal Soil rehabilitation Waste management
Geographical area
European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
This Regulation applies as from 15 July 2014.
Abstract

The present Regulation amends Regulation (EU) No. 142/2011 as regards the use of animal by-products and derived products as a fuel in combustion plants. In particular it replaces the text of article 6, relating to disposal by incineration, disposal or recovery by co-incineration and use as a fuel for combustion. Moreover Annex III is supplemented by inserting Chapter IV (General requirement for the use of animal by-products and derived products as a fuel) and Chapter V (Types of plants and fuels that may be used for combustion and specific requirements for particular types of plants).

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

Amends

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 142/2011 implementing Regulation (EC) No. 1069/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down health rules as regards animal by-products and derived products not intended for human consumption and implementing Council Directive 97/78/EC as regards certain samples and items exempt from veterinary checks at the border under that Directive.

Legislation | European Union | 2011

Keyword: Animal by-products, Animal health, Internal trade, International trade, Organic waste, Waste disposal, Soil rehabilitation, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX