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Decree No. 118 of 2011 (XII.15.) VM of the Ministry of Rural Development on the reduction of volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions resulting from the storage, distribution of petrol and from refuelling of motor vehicles at service stations.

Country/Territory
Hungary
Document type
Regulation
Date
2011
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere
Keyword
Air quality/air pollution Hazardous substances Pollution control Registration Transport/storage
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
On 2 January 2012.
Abstract

This Decree applies to the storage of petrol and to operations, equipment, vehicles and vessels used during petrol distribution (refuelling and transport) from terminals to service stations, and to the reduction of petrol vapour emitted during refuelling of motor vehicles at service stations. It provides specific rules relative to terminals, to transporting tanks and to service stations. It also contains rules on petrol vapour recovering operations and other proceedings, on keeping the register and on sanctions.

Full text
Hungarian
Website
kereses.magyarorszag.hu

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2009/126/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on Stage II petrol vapour recovery during refuelling of motor vehicles at service stations.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Oil pollution, Emissions, Environmental standards, Standards, Protection of environment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. LIII of 1995 on the General Rules of Environmental Protection.

Legislation | Hungary | 1995 (2023)

Keyword: Framework law, Protection of environment, Environmental planning, EIA, Institution, Access-to-information, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Special fund, Basic legislation, Offences/penalties, Waste management, Radiation, Noise pollution, Ecosystem preservation, Precautionary principle, Liability/compensation, Education, Research, Data collection/reporting, Enforcement/compliance, Pollution control, Polluter pays principle, Policy/planning, Sustainable development, Sustainable use

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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, Standards, Protection of environment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX