Setting off down the road towards IPPC

The process towards implementation of the 1996 EC Directive on integrated pollution prevention and control (IPPC) began in July with the publication of two consultation papers. The main document deals with the main issues in a muted way, but also puts forward significant proposals for hardening the UK's own IPC regime. The second paper, on the application of IPPC to the intensive livestock sector, raises important questions about how the Ministry of Agriculture weighs costs to farmers against benefits to the environment - and may also have repercussions for some sectors of industry.

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here


Call: 020 8267 8120

Register for
Free Trial

  • 14 day access to subscriber-only content



Prices on request

  • Full access to for 12 months
  • Monthly print issues
  • Clear and accessible guidance on relevant legislation
  • Integration with ENDS Compliance Manager helping you plan ahead and ensure compliance for your organisation
  • Individual or bespoke multi-user packages available

See all benefits