Reporting obligation for: Reduction of emissions and discharges from industry by effective use of BAT (Recommendation 25/2)

Title Reduction of emissions and discharges from industry by effective use of BAT (Recommendation 25/2)
Description This Recommendation supplements the provisions on principles for issuing permits for industrial plants contained in Annex III, Regulation 3 of the Convention aiming especially on the reduction of (HELCOM priority) hazardous substances. This Recommendation also supplements several sector specific HELCOM Recommendations. Its specific aim is to guide the identification of effective BAT for the control of emissions and discharges of Hazardous Substances (identified by HELCOM for priority action) as well as nutrients and substances causing oxygen depletion in relevant industrial sectors. The aim is also to provide information on substitution of hazardous substances by less- or non-hazardous substances.
Legislative instrument title Helsinki Convention
Reporting dates and guidelines
National reporting coordinators Germany
National reporting contacts
Reporting frequency  
Next report due HELCOM has stopped regularly reporting and will decide next reporting to be related to thematic assessment.
Date comments  
Report to Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission (Helsinki Commission)
Other clients using this reporting
Reporting guidelines Reduction of emissions and discharges from industry by effective use of BAT [Valid since 02/03/2004]  
Extra information This reporting obligation overlaps with Helcom Recommendations 19/5, 23/6, 14/3 and 16/2.
Principle repository  
Data used for
Type of information reported Compliance, Text report