Third Report on the implementation of Directive 1999/13/EU on the limitation of Emissions of VOC's due to use of organic solvents

Summary: EU Directive 1999/13/EC addresses the harmful effects of organic solvents on human health and the environment. All member states are required to report to the European Commission every three years on its implementation.

Published: 2011

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Pages: 38

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Executive Summary

Council Directive 1999/13/EC on the limitation of emissions of volatile organic compounds due to the use of organic solvents in certain activities and installations has been drawn up to address the harmful effects of organic solvents on human health and the environment.

All Member States are required to report to the Commission every three years on the implementation of Directive 1999/13/EC as set out in Article 11(1).

This third Report on the implementation of the Directive covers the period 1st January 2008 to 31st December 2010 in accordance with the questionnaire for Member States contained in Commission Decision 2007/531/EC