EUR-Lex - 32003L0040 - EN - EUR-Lex

**Under Directive 2008/50/EU, the Member State was able to apply for an extension until three years after the date of entry into force of the new Directive (i.e. May 2011) in a specific zone. The request was subject to assessment by the Commission.

EUR-Lex - 31982L0605 - EN - EUR-Lex

3RVLWLRQ3DSHURQ/HDG iii The air quality objectives foreseen are: • Effective protection of the population against known health risks caused by air pollution. • Inclusion of the protection of the environment in the concentration levels of pollutants permitted in the atmosphere. • Widening the list of polluting substances controlled. Partial financial assistance granted by the European ...

Air Quality Directive (AQD) - era-comm.eu

Reducing air pollution - European Parliament. EU air quality policy rests on the 2013 Clean Air Programme for Europe,4 a range of acts related to sources of pollution,5 and three major legal acts. The Ambient Air Quality Directive defines binding limit values for the atmospheric concentration of the main air pollutants (P M, O3, NO2, SO2, CO ...

Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the ...

The map shows the annual mean concentrations of Lead (Pb) in Europe for the air quality stations with at least 14% of valid measurements, in μg/m3 (source: EEA, AirBase v.8 & AQ e-Reporting) Lead (Pb): annual mean concentrations in Europe — European Environment Agency

european directive lead concentration air

Across the EEA-33 countries, emissions of lead (Pb) decreased by 93 %, mercury (Hg) by 72 % and cadmium (Cd) by 64 % from 1990. The majority of the decrease in Pb emissions had occurred by 2004, mainly as a result of the phase out of leaded petrol across Europe. Since 1990, the two sectors contributing most to the decrease in Hg emissions have been 'Energy use in industry' and 'Industrial ...

Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the ...

2 Commission Directive (EU) 2017/164 of 31 January 2017 establishing a fourth list of indicative occupational exposure limit values pursuant to Council Directive 98/24/EC, and amending Commission Directives 91/322/EEC, 2000/39/EC and 2009/161/EU.

Standards - Air Quality - Environment - European Commission

* Framework Directive 96/62/EC, 1-3 daughter Directives 1999/30/EC, 2000/69/EC, 2002/3/EC, and Decision on Exchange of Information 97/101/EC. Adoption procedure : The Commission adopted a proposal for a directive on ambient air quality at the same time as it adopted the thematic strategy on air …

New Air Quality Directive - Environment - European Commission

After numerous amendments in the interests of clarity and rationality this new asbestos Directive was adopted and the previous directives 83/477/EEC and its amendments were repealed.ObjectivesThe Directive aims to protect workers health from risk of asbestos exposure, lays down limit values and specific requirements. It does not prevent Member States from applying laws which ensure greater ...

EUR-Lex - 31982L0605 - EN - EUR-Lex

Whereas the substances already covered by Council Directive 80/779/EEC of 15 July 1980 on air quality limit values and guide values for sulphur dioxide and suspended particulates (5), Council Directive 82/884/EEC of 3 December 1982 on a limit value for lead in the air (6), Council Directive 85/203/EEC of 7 March 1985 on air quality standards ...

Air Quality Daughter Directives Position Paper o Lead

The Community indicative occupational exposure limit values are established as implementation of Council Directive 98/24/EC.Member States shall establish national occupational exposure limit values for the chemical agents listed in the Annex, taking into account the Community values.

Packaging Waste Directive - Heavy Metals Concentration ...

The directive requires a permit for incineration and co-incineration plants, and emission limits are introduced for certain pollutants released to air or to water. European Parliament and Council Directive 94/62/EC of 20 December 1994 on packaging and packaging waste

COUNCIL DIRECTIVE of 3 December 1982 on a limit value …

The map shows the annual mean concentrations of Lead (Pb) in Europe for the air quality stations with at least 14% of valid measurements, in μg/m3 (source: EEA, AirBase v.8 & AQ e-Reporting) Lead (Pb): annual mean concentrations in Europe — European Environment Agency

Packaging Waste Directive - Heavy Metals Concentration ...

B DIRECTIVE 2008/50/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 21 May 2008 on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe (OJ L 152, 11.6.2008, p. 1) Amended by: Official Journal No page date M1 Commission Directive (EU) 2015/1480 of 28 August 2015 L …

Directive 2009/148/EC - exposure to asbestos at work ...

Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 May 2008 on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe. ... MEASUREMENTS AT RURAL BACKGROUND LOCATIONS IRRESPECTIVE OF CONCENTRATION. A. Objectives .

Air Quality Directive (AQD) - era-comm.eu

EU. Heavy Metals in Packaging and Packaging Waste (Art. 11), Directive 94/62/EC, as amended by Directive 2018/852/EU, 14 June 2018 . This list contains heavy metals subject to use restrictions under Article 11 of the EU Packaging Directive. The concentration of these heavy metals in packaging may not exceed the stated levels.

EUR-Lex - 31996L0062 - EN - EUR-Lex

Aug 20, 2020· Marked improvement in Europe's air quality over past decade, fewer deaths linked to pollution Better air quality has led to a significant reduction of premature deaths over the past decade in Europe. However, the European Environment Agency's (EEA) latest official data show that almost all Europeans still suffer from air pollution, leading to ...

Air Quality Directive (AQD) - era-comm.eu

Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 May 2008 on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe. ... MEASUREMENTS AT RURAL BACKGROUND LOCATIONS IRRESPECTIVE OF CONCENTRATION. A. Objectives .

Directive 2009/161/EU - indicative occupational exposure ...

Directive 2008/50/EC fixed limit values on the concentration of pollutants in the air. These values were binding by January 2010, except for PM 2.5 which was binding from 1 January 2015. The following concentration limit values were fixed in order to protect human health:

Air Quality Directive (AQD) - era-comm.eu

National air quality objectives and European Directive limit and target values for the protection of human health Pollutant Applies Objective Concentration measured as 10 Date to be achieved by (and maintained ... Lead UK 30.5 µg/m 3annual mean 31 December 2004 0.5 µg/m 1 January 2005 ...

Lead - Substance Information - ECHA

1 Council Directive 96/62/EC of 27 September 1996 on ambient air quality assessment and management (framework directive) Council Directive 1999/30/EC of 22 April 1999 relating to limit values for sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide and oxides of nitrogen, particulate matter and lead in ambient air (1st daughter directive)

National air quality objectives and European Directive ...

protect human beings against the effects of lead in the environment. 2. This Directive shall not apply to occupational exposure. Article 2 1. For the purpose of this Directive, "limit value" means the concentration of lead in the air which, subject to the conditions laid down hereinafter, must not be …

Heavy metal emissions — European Environment Agency

EU. Air. Annual Emission Reporting Requirements: Annex I, Table A-D, Directive 2016/2284/EU, 17 December 2016 ... This list contains heavy metals subject to use restrictions under Article 11 of the EU Packaging Directive. The concentration of these heavy metals in packaging may not exceed the stated levels. ... Restriction list, Other ...