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Directive 2000/76/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the incineration of waste.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2000
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Land & soil, Water, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Pollution control Air quality/air pollution Emissions Hazardous waste Authorization/permit Access-to-information Environmental standards Soil pollution/quality Waste non-domestic sources Waste disposal Waste management Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution Surface water
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

A high level of environmental protection and human health protection requires the setting and maintaining of stringent operational conditions, technical requirements and emission limit values for plants incinerating or coincinerating waste within the Community. The aim of this Directive is to prevent or reduce negative effects on the environment, particularly emissions into air, soil, surface water, as well as the resulting risks to human health which might arise from incineration and coincinera

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References - Legislation

Amends

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Legislation | European Union | 1975 | Repealed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

Repeals

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Legislation | European Union | 1989 | Repealed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Legislation | European Union | 1989 | Repealed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

Implemented by

Commission Decision 2010/731/EU establishing a questionnaire to be used for reporting on the implementation of Directive 2000/76/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the incineration of waste.

Legislation | European Union | 2010

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste disposal, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cabinet Regulation No. 1082 of 2010 on Procedure by Which Polluting Activities of Category A, B and C Shall Be Declared and Permits for the Performance of Category A and B Polluting Activities Shall Be Issued

Legislation | Latvia | 2010 (2014)

Keyword: Pollution control, Authorization/permit, Classification/declassification, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste Water Incineration Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste Management Law (2010)

Legislation | Latvia | 2010 (2015)

Keyword: Waste disposal, Waste domestic sources, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste prevention, Public health, Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wastes Act.

Legislation | Poland | 2012

Keyword: Basic legislation, Waste management, Waste disposal, Recycling/reuse, Waste prevention, Polluter pays principle, Hazardous waste, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 (S.I. 3538 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Pollution control, Authorization/permit, EIA, Land-use planning, Mining, Waste disposal, Waste management, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste Water Incineration Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2003 (2011)

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Control of Atmospheric Pollution (Incineration of Wastes) Regulations, 2003 (P.I. 284/2003).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2003

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Berlin Green Spaces Law.

Legislation | Germany | 1997 (2004)

Keyword: Public land, Registration, Offences/penalties, Tourism, Inventory

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Saxony Waste Water Incineration Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waster Water Incineration Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2003 (2006)

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Waste non-domestic sources, Effluent waste water/discharge, Waste disposal, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Authorization/permit, Offences/penalties, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation establishing emission limits and other conditions for waste combustion.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2002

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Saarland Waste Water Ordinance - Waste Incineration.

Legislation | Germany | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Incineration of Waste) Regulations 2003 (S.I. 275 of 2003).

Legislation | Ireland | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree implementing certain provisions of the Act on the air.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2009 | Repealed

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree on the permissible level of pollution and and implementation of certain other provisions of the Air Protection Act.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2012

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ordinance on the discharge of waste water resulting from the incineration of waste.

Legislation | Germany | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Waste non-domestic sources, Effluent waste water/discharge, Waste disposal, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Authorization/permit, Offences/penalties, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the incineration of waste.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2008

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Berlin Waste Water Disposal Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2003

Keyword: Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge, Data collection/reporting, Standards, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste Incineration Ordinance.

Legislation | Austria | 2002 (2007)

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Thüringen Waste Water Incineration Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Rheinland-Pfalz Waste Water Ordinance – Waste Incineration.

Legislation | Germany | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Effluent waste water/discharge, Data collection/reporting, Public participation, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Implementing Decision 2011/632/EU establishing a questionnaire to be used for reporting on the implementation of Directive 2000/76/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the incineration of waste.

Legislation | European Union | 2011

Keyword: Waste disposal, Waste management, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste Water Incineration Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2003 (2013)

Keyword: Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste disposal, Hazardous waste, Authorization/permit, Access-to-information, Data collection/reporting, Monitoring

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on the air.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2010

Keyword: Basic legislation, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Waste Water Incineration Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2002 (2010)

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 97 of 2004 concerning implementation of the Directive 2000/76/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the incineration of waste.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2004

Keyword: Emissions, Environmental standards, Waste disposal, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Water Pollution Control (Waste Combustion Disposal) Regulations, 2007 (P.I. 535/2004).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2004

Keyword: Access-to-information, Authorization/permit, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Hazardous waste, Waste disposal, Pollution control, Surface water, Waste non-domestic sources

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Protection Act.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2012

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

Waste Water Incineration Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Solid and Hazardous Waste (Management of Waste Oils) Regulations, 2002 (P.I. 637/2002).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2002 | Repealed

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Data collection/reporting, Hazardous waste, Inventory, Oil pollution, Pollution control, Recycling/reuse, Waste disposal, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste prevention

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

Waste Management (Licensing) (Amendment) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 350 of 2010).

Legislation | Ireland | 2010

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste management, Waste disposal, Access-to-information, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Public participation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste Water Incineration Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste disposal, Hazardous waste, Authorization/permit, Access-to-information, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree-Law No. 85/2005 ruling on waste incineration.

Legislation | Portugal | 2005

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Hazardous waste, Authorization/permit, Access-to-information, Environmental standards, Soil pollution/quality, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste disposal, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 486 on approval of listed companies.

Legislation | Denmark | 2012

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Pollution control, Waste management, Oil pollution, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Enforcement/compliance, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Marine pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Bremen Waste Incineration Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste management, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge, Surface water, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste disposal, Hazardous waste, Authorization/permit, Access-to-information, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Directive 2010/75/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on industrial emissions (integrated pollution prevention and control).

Legislation | European Union | 2010

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Environmental standards, Business/industry/corporations, Integrated management, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Waste management, Effluent waste water/discharge, Waste non-domestic sources, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Other references

Cited by

Lahti Energia (Environment and consumers).

Jurisprudence | International court | European Union, Finland |

Keyword: Waste management, Waste disposal, Waste non-domestic sources

Source: UNEP, InforMEA

Cited by

Lahti Energia (Environment and consumers).

Jurisprudence | International court | European Union |

Keyword: Waste management, Waste disposal, Waste non-domestic sources

Source: UNEP, InforMEA