IHS Chemical Week

EU Proposes Plant Safety Requirements

2:18 PM MST | January 3, 2011 | Alex Scott

The European Commission has issued draft legislation to strengthen the rules on the control of major accidents involving hazardous chemicals. Proposed changes to the so-called Seveso II Directive include clarifications to the law and updates for a series of provisions including the introduction of stricter inspection standards and improvements to the quality of information available to the public in the event of an accident. The new Directive, with the backing of the European member states and the European Parliament, should take effect from June 1, 2015. The...

If you have already signed up for access to Chemical Week Regulatory Watch, please log in here.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you. 

contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa