Factsheet: Federal Immission Control Act - Ordinance on small and medium-sized combustion plants

Federal Immission Control Act - Ordinance on small and medium-sized combustion plants

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Federal Immission Control Act - Ordinance on small and medium-sized combustion plants
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Erste Verordnung zur Durchführung des Bundes-Immissionsschutzgesetzes (Verordnung über kleine und mittlere Feuerungsanlagen (1. BImSchV)
Description: 
The ordinance regulates the type of feedstock to burn in small and medium sized boilers, the thresholds for certain emissions and the efficiency of the applications.
Goal/Aim: 
regulate the emissions of small and medium sized boilers
Responsible Authority: 
Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
1974
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2015