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Fuel Air Pollution Decree.

Country/Territory
Netherlands
Document type
Regulation
Date
2011 (2023)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
State Gazette no. 192 of 2011.
Long title
Decree of 8 April 2011, containing requirements with regard to fuels for the implementation of Directive No. 2009/30/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 98/70/EC with regard to the specification of petrol, diesel fuel and gas oil and establishing a mechanism to monitor and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, amending Council Directive 1999/32/EC as regards the specification of fuels used by inland waterway vessels and repealing Directive 93/12/EEC.
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Sea
Keyword
Air quality/air pollution Biofuel Emissions Internal trade Hazardous substances Packaging/labelling Pollution control Climate change Marine pollution Navigation Oil
Geographical area
Benelux, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Western Europe
Entry into force notes
April 27th 2011.
Abstract

This Decree applies to fuels used for road vehicles, agricultural tractors, forestry equipment, seagoing craft. The Decree defines: petrol; biofuels; life cycle greenhouse gas emissions; marine gas and marine diesel oil; gas oil for mobile machines. The Decree concerns: limits of metallic additives admitted in fuels; respect of environmental specifications; limitation on the sale of liquid fuels; Ministerial exemption in case of a sudden change in the supply of crude oil or oil products; labelling of liquid fuels, with indications of biofuels or hazardous additives; sulphur content of marine diesel oil, marine gas oil and marine fuel and related restrictions on selling and importing, in compliance with European Legislation.

Full text
Dutch
Website
wetten.overheid.nl

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2009/30/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 98/70/EC as regards the specification of petrol, diesel and gas-oil and introducing a mechanism to monitor and reduce greenhouse gas emissions and amending Council Directive 1999/32/EC as regards the specification of fuel used by inland waterway vessels and repealing Directive 93/12/EEC.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Ozone layer, Bioenergy, Biofuel, Renewable energy

Source: FAO, FAOLEX