Issue 37

Newsflash

October / November 2014

The European Commission has approved a controversial integrated emission management system as part of new regulations for mineral oil and gas refineries under the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED). Final conclusions on the best available techniques (BAT) for the sector under the so called Sevilla process were published on 28th October.  The document includes tougher BAT- associated emission limits (AELs), which will underpin the revised BAT reference document (BREF) used by regulators to set permit conditions.

Stakeholder consultation on exemptions from the substance restrictions in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS Directive)
http://ec.europa.eu/environment/consultations/rohs12_en.htm
Deadline 09/01/2015

Consultation on the Renewal of three ELV Exemptions
http://ec.europa.eu/environment/consultations/elv3_en.htm
Deadline 09/12/2014

Venue: Sofitel Hotel, 1 Place Jourdan, 1040 Brussels, Belgium

Antwerp will host the International Solid Waste Association world conference 2015 from 7th to 9th Sept. 2015. Interested ENEP members should consult the website are interested in this event? A call for abstracts to shape the ISWA 2015 Committee invites authors to submit abstracts for presentation within any of the ISWA themes. The Submissions are welcome for oral and online poster presentations. Please note the deadline for abstract submissions is 9am on 11th December 2014.

Horizon 2020 funding opportunities:
Waste: A Resource to Recycle, Reuse and Recover Raw Materials

Closes : 10th March 2015 –
http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/horizon2020/en/news/waste-resource-recycl...

Horizon 2020 funding opportunities:
Water Innovation: Boosting its value for Europe

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