Implementing EU air quality legislation to protect human health and the environment from pollution can be demanding for countries and cities. The European Environment Agency (EEA) has worked together with a number of European cities to better understand policy implementation challenges. The EEA’s new report, published today, summarises key findings on the cities’ progress over the past five years and highlights on-going challenges for improving air quality at the local level.
The Commission has not proven that the mixture constitutes waste and, thus, that its shipment constitutes a shipment of waste in respect of which a take-back may, in certain cases, be required.
A summary of the policy debate is now available.