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This paper presents the methodology, main conclusions and recommendations of a study to identify the common approaches and the main differences in the indicators, impact prediction methods, evaluation criteria, uncertainty analysis methods; risk assessment methods and terminology used in the EU Member States when undertaking an environmental impact study (EIS). The type of projects considered are installations for the treatment and disposal of toxic and dangerous waste, listed under Annex 1.9 of the EC Directive 85/337/EEC on environmental impact assessment (EIA).

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Authors: COLOMBO A G, JRC Ispra (IT);MELAKI I, JRC Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: Third International Conference on Solid Waste Incineration, Szczyrk (PL), September 30-October 2, 1997
Availability: Available from (1) as Paper EN 40774 ORA
Record Number: 199711649 / Last updated on: 1997-12-09
Original language: en
Available languages: en