Target Zero Injury
Ensuring healthy and safe working conditions for employees is one of the most important issues for the lime industry. Since 2010, EuLA has
Dust prevention is also a priority subject for EuLA. The extraction and processing of lime generates dust emissions and those levels of dust need
Crystalline silica is one of the minerals represented by IMA-Europe. It has been known for many years that prolonged inhalation of Respirable
Classification & Labelling
The CLP Regulation entered into force on 20 January 2009. It introduces the United Nations Globally Harmonized System of Classification and
The IPPC Directive contains a common set of rules and procedures for permitting and controlling industrial installations. It aims at minimising
The Habitats Directive led to the setting up of a network of Special Areas of Conservation, which together with the existing Special Protection
Environmental Impact Assessment – LCA (Life Cycle Assessment)
Environmental assessment is a procedure that ensures that the environmental implications of decisions are taken into account before the decisions
Biodiversity is the variety of all life and natural processes on Earth, including diversity within species, between species and of ecosystems.
The EU has an ambitious agenda in the field of ambient air policy, which directly affects the European lime industry.
Taxation on Energy Products and Electricity
The Energy Taxation Directive (2003/96/EC) sets a minimum taxation rate for energy products. Article 4 specifies that the Directive does not