We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

EU Industrial Emissions Caps Unlikely: Report

Law360 (March 2, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- European environmental ministers are likely to reject a proposal that would institute noxious emissions caps for industries including steel, chemical and processed food plants, a European Union insider has reportedly said.

A diplomat privy to the proceedings said the chances of the proposal being enacted were slim, noting that only Germany and Austria currently support the measure, according to Euractiv, a news service for the European Union.

The measure, which would institute a rigid EU standard for emissions and update industries covered by past law, was...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.