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Regulation on the limitation of emissions of volatile organic compounds due to the use of organic solvents in certain paints and varnishes and vehicle refinishing products.

Country/Territory
Slovenia
Document type
Regulation
Date
2006
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Gazette No. 12/2006
Subject
Air & atmosphere
Keyword
Pollution control Air quality/air pollution Emissions Hazardous substances Environmental standards Standards Protection of environment
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Mediterranean, Southern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Regulation entered into force on 22 February 2006.
Abstract

This Regulation of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia, which is composed of 12 articles and three Annexes, provides specific requirements relating to the reduction of pollution of ambient air due to the contribution of volatile organic compounds to the formation of ground-level ozone. The regulation establishes: (1) types of paints, varnishes and vehicle refinishing products containing volatile organic compounds due to the use of organic solvents; (2) limit emissions of volatile organic compounds due to the use of organic solvents in paints, varnishes and vehicle refinishing products; (3) methods for determining compliance with the limits of volatile organic compounds in paints, varnishes and vehicle refinishing products; (4) system of identification of products being the subject to the provisions of this Regulation; (5) exceptions to the use of organic solvents in products to which the provisions of this Regulation apply.

Full text
Slovenian
Website
www.pisrs.si

References - Legislation

Implements

Environmental Protection Act.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2004 (2020)

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Pollution control, Framework law, Hazards, Ecosystem preservation, Offences/penalties, Registration, EIA, Early warning system, Access-to-information, Protection of habitats, Transboundary movement of waste, Waste prevention, Authorization/permit, Transport/storage, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2004/42/CE of the European Parliament and of the Council on the limitation of emissions of volatile organic compounds due to the use of organic solvents in certain paints and varnishes and vehicle refinishing products and amending Directive 1999/13/EC.

Legislation | European Union | 2004

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX