|Legal name||Council Directive 94/67/EC of 16 December 1994 on the incineration of hazardous waste|
|Short name||Incineration of hazardous waste directive|
|Issued by||European Council|
|URL to issuer||http://ec.europa.eu/environment/waste/ha...|
|Parent legislative instrument|
The aim of this Directive is to provide for measures and procedures to prevent or, where that is not practicable, to reduce as fas as possible negative effects on the environment, in particular the pollution of air, soil, surface and groundwater, and the resulting risks to human health, from the incineration of hazardous waste and, to that end, to set up and maintain appropriate operating conditions and emission limit values for hazardous waste incineration plants within the Community.
This Directive applies without prejudice to other relevant Community legislation, in particular relating to waste and the protection of the health and safety of workers at incineration plants
|Geographic scope||European Union|
Commission Decision 98/184/EC of 25 February 1998 concerning a questionnaire for Member States' reports on the implementation of Council Directive 94/67/EC on the incineration of hazardous waste (CELEX No 31998D0184) has to be used when reporting on the implementation of this directive.
The directive has been repealed by directive 2000/76/EC as from 28/12/2005.