- IA Topic : air pollution
Excerpt:The Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution (CLRTAP) under the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) was established in 1979 to control damage to ecosystems and cultural heritage from acid rain, initially in Europe. ...
Excerpt:The European Environmental Agency (EEA) reports that twelve member states exceeded one or more of the emission limits set by the EU National Emission Ceilings (NEC) Directive in 2010.
Excerpt:This European Environment Agency (EEA) report assesses the damage costs to health and the environment resulting from pollutants emitted from industrial facilities. It is based on the latest information publicly available.
Team Leaders In Climate Modelling On Co-Benefits Through Measures to Reduce O3 and BC Pollution in the Face of Urbanization
Excerpt:The new Cluster SIWA is conducting trans-disciplinary research on ways to reduce the impacts of mankind on the atmosphere. Small project teams are being formed to focus on this topic. These teams will be embedded in a larger cluster of fellows working on related topics. For each of these teams, the SIWA cluster is seeking a Project Team Leader. ...
European Union Emission Inventory Report 1990–2009, under the UNECE Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution (LRTAP)
Excerpt:This report includes information on the formal institutional arrangements underpinning the EU’s emission inventory, the emission trends for the EU Member States, and the the main individual emission sources that contribute to total emissions. ...
Excerpt:A new report by the European Environment Agency (EEA) shows that despite efforts to reduce ozone pollution, in 2010 levels continued to exceed the long-term objective established in EU legislation to protect human health. EU Member States will also face difficulties in meeting the target value, applicable as of 2010. ...
Excerpt:The European Commission and the European Environment Agency updated the data for the European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (E-PRTR). The E-PRTR provides easily accessible key environmental data from industrial facilities in the EU Member States as well as in Liechtenstein, Norway, Serbia and Switzerland.