EU rules drive eco-innovation

Baker, John; Gibson, Jane
May 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;5/7/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 65, p5
Trade Publication
The author comments on the European Union's (EU) mid-term review of the Sixth Community Environment Action Plan, which runs from 2002-2012. The EU pledges, among other things, to present a new proposal to revive the National Emission Ceilings Directive and review existing legislation on industrial emissions, to pursue a binding international agreement to restrict mercury, and to present a proposal to improve the functioning of the Emissions Trading Scheme for the third phase from 2013.


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