Legislative instrument details: EMAS Regulation 2009

Legal name Regulation (EC) No 1221/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 November 2009 on the voluntary participation by organisations in a Community eco-management and audit scheme (EMAS), repealing Regulation (EC) No 761/2001 and Commission Decisions 2001/681/EC and 2006/193/EC
Short name EMAS Regulation 2009
CELEX reference 32009R1221
Identification number 1221/2009/EC
Issued by European Parliament and Council
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Valid from 11/01/2010
Abstract The European Union eco-management and audit scheme (EMAS) aims to encourage companies and other organisations to continually improve their environmental performance. It is open to any organisation inside or outside the EU, spans all economic and service sectors and is applicable worldwide.
Reporting framework
Reporting obligations
Geographic scope EU28