9th November 2009

New European register gives public access to information on emissions from European industrial facilities

The European Commission and the European Environment Agency today launched a comprehensive new European pollutant release and transfer register – E-PRTR. The register contains information about the emissions of pollutants to air, water and land by industrial facilities throughout Europe. It also provides additional information, such as the amount and types of waste transferred from facilities to waste handlers both inside and outside each country.The register is accessible at:  http://prtr.ec.europa.eu/. [more]

Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic