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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.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Journal of the European Union L 285, 31 October 2009, pp. 36-39.
Subject
Air & atmosphere
Keyword
Pollution control Air quality/air pollution Oil pollution Emissions Environmental standards Standards Protection of environment
Geographical area
European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
The Directive entered into force on 31 October 2009.
Abstract

This Directive lays down measures aimed at reducing the amount of petrol vapour emitted to the atmosphere during the refuelling of motor vehicles at service stations. It sets out requirements to be met by equipment of service stations and further provides for minimum level of petrol vapour recovery.

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

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, Standards, Protection of environment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

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.

Legislation | Hungary | 2011

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Hazardous substances, Pollution control, Registration, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree laying down technical requirements and conditions for the operation of stationary sources of air pollution operating equipment used for the storage, loading and transport of petrol.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2010

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Pollution Prevention and Control (Industrial Emissions) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016 (S.R. No. 309 of 2016).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2016

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Pollution Prevention and Control (Designation) (England and Wales) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 150 of 2016).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2016

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 149 of 2016).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2016

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Certification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree on requirements for storage, filling and transportation of gasoline.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2023

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cabinet Regulation No. 409 of 2012 on Environmental Protection Requirements for Service Stations, Oil Terminals and Tank Containers

Legislation | Latvia | 2012 (2016)

Keyword: Oil pollution, Environmental standards, Groundwater, Transport/storage, Maritime zone, Standards, Protection of environment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Chemicals Act (No. 61 of 2013).

Legislation | Iceland | 2013 (2019)

Keyword: Emissions, Ozone layer, Protection of environment, Pollution control, Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Pesticides, Basic legislation, Hazardous substances, Risk assessment/management, Public health, Internal trade, International trade, Transport/storage, Disinfection/disinfestation, Waste management, Waste disposal, Governance, Processing/handling, Use restrictions, Packaging/labelling, Data collection/reporting, Authorization/permit, Recycling/reuse, Inspection, Oil, Enforcement/compliance, Royalties/fees, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX