The European Court of Justice has published the Judgment number C-487/17 and C-489/17 in relation to application of precaution principle to hazardous classification. During 2017 the Rome Prosecutor Offices asked to ECJ to explain the meaning of the word “relevant substances” included in the Regulation n. 1357/2014. The ECJ explains that “relevant sustances” aren’t all [...]
The Decree of Presidency of Council of Ministries that defines the models for the annual waste declariation (aka MUD) has been pubblished on Italian Official Gazzette on February 22nd. The new deadline for the presentation will be June 22nd, 120 days after the publication of the decree, as defined by the law n. 70/1994 that [...]
The European Parliament has approved at October 24th the new proposal of directive related to the ban to specific plastic good. The proposal includes specific provisions that any member state will adopt. As example, by 2025 at least of 50 % by weight of fishing goods (as plastic nets) shall be collected separately. For [...]
Hydrocarbon offshore exploitation and wind farms installation could present several impacts on marine species, so the BOEM (Bureau of Ocean Energy Management), has recently published the report named “Best Management Practices Workshop for Atlantic Offshore Wind Facilities and Marine Protected Species” (https://www.boem.gov/Final-Summary-Report-for-BMP-Workshop-BOEM/) which collects the main relevant international experiences on the field of marine [...]
The Italian Ministry of the Environment sent to the relevant European Commission General Directorate two new ministerial End of Waste decree ...
On December, 19th came into force the new Decree n. 183/2017 (Published in the Italian Official Gazette on December 16th, 2017).
The final draft of the new BREF document on waste treatment has been made available to the public by the end of October 2017.