B2.2 EU Directives and Regulations


There are a variety of EU Directives relating to air emissions. You do not need to know these in detail for the Associate exam. The following list is provided simply to illustrate the type of issues that are covered:

  • Air Quality Directive
  • National Emission Ceilings Directive
  • The VOC Solvents Emissions Directive
  • The Paints Directive
  • The IPPC Directive
  • Industrial Emissions Directive
  • The Large Combustion Plant Directive
  • The Sulphur Content of Liquid Fuels Directive
  • The Sulphur Content of Marine Fuels Directive
  • Directive on the Energy Performance of Buildings
  • The Renewables Directive