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Control of Atmospheric Pollution Law, 2002 (Law No. 187(Ι)/2002).

Country/Territory
Cyprus
Document type
Legislation
Date
2002
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere
Keyword
Access-to-information Air quality/air pollution Authorization/permit Basic legislation Certification Classification/declassification Data collection/reporting Emissions Hazardous substances Inspection Monitoring Pollution control Environmental standards
Geographical area
European Union Countries, Western Asia
Abstract

The purpose of this law is the prevention, reduction and control of air pollution deriving mainly from industrial facilities, to better protect the health and welfare of the population and to protect and improve the environment, flora and fauna in the Republic. This law is the main instrument for controlling air pollution and replaces the Control of Atmospheric Pollution Laws (70/91 and 94(I)/92) which applied since 1993. Under this new law specific categories of industrial plants have to apply

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References - Legislation

Implements

European Parliament and Council Directive 94/63/EC on the control of volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions resulting from the storage of petrol and its distribution from terminals to service stations.

Legislation | European Union | 1994

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Oil pollution, Emissions, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 96/61/EC concerning integrated pollution prevention and control

Legislation | European Union | 1996 | Repealed

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Authorization/permit, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Noise pollution, Basic legislation, Hazardous substances, Soil pollution/quality

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 1999/13/EC on the limitation of emissions of volatile organic compounds due to the use of organic solvents in certain activities and installations

Legislation | European Union | 1999 | Repealed

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Hazardous substances, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 75/439/EEC on the disposal of waste oils.

Legislation | European Union | 1975 | Repealed

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Oil pollution, Soil pollution/quality, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste management, Waste disposal, Effluent waste water/discharge, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 87/217/EEC on the prevention and reduction of environmental pollution by asbestos.

Legislation | European Union | 1987

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Hazardous waste, Environmental standards, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Waste non-domestic sources

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 89/369/EEC on the prevention of air pollution from new municipal waste incineration plants

Legislation | European Union | 1989 | Repealed

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Authorization/permit, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 89/429/EEC on the reduction of air pollution from existing municipal waste-incineration plants

Legislation | European Union | 1989 | Repealed

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 84/360/EEC on the combating of air pollution from industrial plants.

Legislation | European Union | 1984 | Repealed

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Authorization/permit, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Control of Atmospheric Pollution (Prevention and Reduction of Atmospheric Pollution by Asbestos) Regulations, 2002 (P.I. 528/2002).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2002

Keyword: Access-to-information, Air quality/air pollution, Authorization/permit, Certification, Data collection/reporting, Emissions, Hazardous substances, Inspection, Pollution control, EIA, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Control of Atmospheric Pollution (Limitation and Control of Atmospheric Pollution caused by Waste from Titanium Dioxide Industry) Regulations, 2002 (P.I. 527/2002).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2002

Keyword: Access-to-information, Air quality/air pollution, Authorization/permit, Certification, Classification/declassification, Data collection/reporting, Emissions, Hazardous substances, Inspection, Monitoring, Pollution control, EIA, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Control of Atmospheric Pollution (Procedures for the Surveillance and Monitoring of Environments concerned by Waste from Titanium Dioxide Industry) Regulations, 2002 (P.I. 545/2002).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2002

Keyword: Access-to-information, Air quality/air pollution, Data collection/reporting, Emissions, Hazardous substances, Inspection, Monitoring, Pollution control, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Control of Atmospheric Pollution (Incineration of Waste Oils) Regulations, 2002 (P.I. 529/2002).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2002

Keyword: Access-to-information, Air quality/air pollution, Authorization/permit, Certification, Data collection/reporting, Emissions, Hazardous substances, Inspection, Pollution control, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Control of Atmospheric Pollution (Amendment) Law, 2007 (Law No. 85(Ι)/2007).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2007

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Control of Atmospheric Pollution (Amendment) Law, 2008 (Law No. 10(Ι)/2008).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2008

Keyword: Access-to-information, Air quality/air pollution, Authorization/permit, Certification, Classification/declassification, Data collection/reporting, Emissions, Hazardous substances, Inspection, Monitoring, Pollution control, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX