Legislative instrument details: Medium Combustion Plants (MCP) Directive

Legal name Directive (EU) 2015/2193 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 November 2015 on the limitation of emissions of certain pollutants into the air from medium combustion plants
Short name Medium Combustion Plants (MCP) Directive
CELEX reference 32015L2193
Identification number 2015/2193/EU
Issued by European Parliament and Council
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Valid from 18/12/2015
Abstract This Directive lays down rules to control emissions of sulphur dioxide (SO2), nitrogen oxides (NOx) and dust into the air from medium combustion plants, and thereby reduce emissions to air and the potential risks to human health and the environment from such emissions. This Directive also lays down rules to monitor emissions of carbon monoxide (CO).
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Geographic scope EU28