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Council Directive 96/62/EC on ambient air quality assessment and management.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
1996
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere
Keyword
Air quality/air pollution Pollution control Hazardous substances Data collection/reporting
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

The aim of this Directive is to define the basic principles of a common strategy in order to: (a) define and establish objectives for ambient air quality in the Community designed to avoid, prevent or reduce harmful effects on human health and the environment as a whole; (b) assess the ambient air quality in Member States on the basis of common methods and criteria; (c) obtain adequate information on ambient air quality and ensure that it is made available to the public; (d) maintain ambient air

Full text
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Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Legislative Decree No. 351 implementing Directive 96/62/EC on ambient air quality assessment and management.

Legislation | Italy | 1999

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Pollution control, Data collection/reporting, Hazardous substances, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 1999/30/EC relating to limit values for sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide and oxides of nitrogen, particulate matter and lead in ambient air.

Legislation | European Union | 1999 | Repealed

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Access-to-information, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2000/69/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council relating to limit values for benzene and carbon monoxide in ambient air.

Legislation | European Union | 2000 | Repealed

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Access-to-information, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Decision 2004/224/EC laying down arrangements for the submission of information on plans or programmes required under Council Directive 96/62/EC in relation to limit values for certain pollutants in ambient air.

Legislation | European Union | 2004

Keyword: Data collection/reporting, Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Hazardous substances

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Quality Standards Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 271 of 2002).

Legislation | Ireland | 2002 | Repealed

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on ambient air quality assessment and management.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2006

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Hazardous substances, Data collection/reporting, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation establishing limit values for polluting substances and regulating monitoring of air quality.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2002

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending the Air Protection Act.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2004 | Repealed

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Installation Catalogue 2005.

Legislation | Austria | 2005 (2013)

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 183 containing rules relative to packing, packing waste, paper and cardboard.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Waste management, Recycling/reuse

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environmental Protection Agency Act, 1992 (Ambient Air Quality Assessment and Management) Regulations, 1999 (S.I. No. 33 of 1999).

Legislation | Ireland | 1999 | Repealed

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Monitoring

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regional Act No. 16 laying down provisions on protection against air pollution.

Legislation | Italy | 2011

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Policy/planning, Emissions, Monitoring, Basic legislation, Environmental planning

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on transmission of information on air pollution.

Legislation | Poland | 2008

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Data collection/reporting, Hazardous substances

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation concerning evaluation of substances levels in the air.

Legislation | Poland | 2008

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. 674 of 2005 amending the Environment Protection Act (Air Quality Standards).

Legislation | Netherlands | 2007

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Ozone layer, Environmental standards, Access-to-information, Environmental planning

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Quality Standards Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2007 (S.R. 265 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Access-to-information, Monitoring, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Quality Standards Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 64 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Access-to-information, Monitoring, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Quality Standards (Wales) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 717 (W. 63) of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Access-to-information, Monitoring, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Quality Law, 2002 (Law No. 188(I)/2002).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2002

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Quality Standards (Scotland) Regulations 2007 (S.S.I. No. 182 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Access-to-information, Monitoring, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation concerning detailed requirements for air protection programmes.

Legislation | Poland | 2008

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Policy/planning, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation concerning levels of some substances levels in the air.

Legislation | Poland | 2008

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Quality Standards Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2010 (S.R. No. 188 of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Access-to-information, Monitoring, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Quality Standards (Scotland) Regulations 2010 (S.S.I. No. 204 of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Access-to-information, Monitoring, Transboundary effects, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Quality Standards Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 1001 of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Access-to-information, Monitoring, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Quality Standards (Wales) Regulations 2010 (W.S.I. No. 1433 (W.126) of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Access-to-information, Monitoring, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Other references

Cited by

Dieter Janecek v. Freistaat Bayern

Jurisprudence | International court | European Union, Germany |

Keyword: Air pollution (stationary sources), Environmental standards, Air quality/air pollution, Enforcement/compliance, Air quality standards

Source: UNEP, InforMEA