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Industrial Emissions Decree (2013:250).

Country/Territory
Sweden
Document type
Regulation
Date
2013 (2018)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Water
Keyword
Environmental standards Pollution control Inspection Waste management Authorization/permit Emissions Data collection/reporting Standards Protection of environment Freshwater pollution Groundwater
Geographical area
Arctic, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Decree, based on the Environmental Code contains provisions on precautionary measures for industrial emissions operations. As a general rules, emissions values based on best available technologies as set out in Chapter 2 of this Decree, shall apply, in due time as limit values for emissions from industrial emissions under normal operating conditions. This Decree applies in addition to permit conditions and conditions in an order from the supervisory authority directed at persons who carry out an industrial emissions business. The Decree also concerns exemptions from emission limits, periodic controls, assessment of risk of pollution damage to soil and groundwater, reporting by polluters ("status report"), and reporting to the European Commission in accordance with Directive 2010/75/EU.

Full text
Swedish
Website
www.riksdagen.se

References - Legislation

Implements

Swedish Environmental Code (1998:808).

Legislation | Sweden | 1998 (2018)

Keyword: Framework law, Institution, Pollution control, EIA, Access-to-information, Agricultural land, Ecosystem preservation, Environmental audit, Environmental planning, Genetically modified organism (GMO), Environmental standards, Inspection, Polluter pays principle, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Soil rehabilitation, Policy/planning, Standards, Protection of environment, Management/conservation, Waste management, Waste prevention, Water conservation zone, Waterworks, Drainage/land reclamation, Authorization/permit, Protected area, National parks

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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, Basic legislation, Environmental standards, Business/industry/corporations, Integrated management, Standards, Protection of environment, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Waste management, Effluent waste water/discharge, Waste non-domestic sources, Pesticides, Drugs, Freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX