Air Emissions Values

Applies to: Pellet/Briquettes Plant; CHP Plant

Description:

This indicator refers to the prevention of negative effects of air emissions, covering four pollutants, NOx, SOx, CO and dust. The indicator compares measured (if available) or foreseen values with the thresholds prescribed by regulations or permits.

Questions:

What are the limit values prescribed for air emission of the plant?

What are the foreseen/measured air emissions of the plant?

Rating:

Foreseen/Measured values more than 20% lower than prescribed values

Foreseen/Measured values more than 10% lower than prescribed values

Foreseen/Measured values lower or equal to prescribed values

Foreseen/Measured values worse than prescribed values

Sources of information:

Directive 2010/75/EU of the European parliament and of the Council of 24 November 2010 on industrial emissions (integrated pollution prevention and control).

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 (Medium Combustion Plant Directive).

Directive 2001/80/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2001 on the limitation of emissions of certain pollutants into the air from large combustion plants (Large Combustion Plant Directive).