Maasvlakte court bid

Burridge, Elaine
September 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;9/4/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 33, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of the environmental lobby group, Milieudefensie, to go to the Supreme Court in Netherlands in an attempt to block Maasvlakte 2, the massive land reclamation planned by the Port of Rotterdam. The group claims that studies into the impact on air pollution contain enormous shortcomings and that insufficient measures are planned to curtail pollution from increased traffic into and out of the Port.


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