Factsheet: Sustainability criteria biofuels

Sustainability criteria biofuels

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Royal Decree of 26 November 2011 on product norms for biofuels, including sustainability criteria
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Koninklijk besluit van 26 november 2011 houdende bepaling van productnormen voor biobrandstoffen Arrêté royal du 26 novembre 2011 établissant des normes de produits pour les biocarburants
Description: 
Sets out the product standards for biofuels and lays down the provisions in terms of the national certification plan demonstrating the sustainability applying to biofuels in accordance with directive 2009/28/EC and directive 2009/30/EC.
Goal/Aim: 
Regulate sustainability criteria for biofuels.
Responsible Authority: 
FPS Health, Food chain safety and environment

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2011