Yearly Archives : 2014


Municipal asbestos inventory in the Basque Country

SENGEOS has conducted the municipal inventory of asbestos containing materials (ACMs) for the Basque town of Usurbil. Taking into account their date of construction there were investigated 300 buildings in the municipality, finding ACMs in 135 of them. Special attention has been paid to public buildings used by sensitive people
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Environmental Liability Law in Spain

The main amendments of the Environmental Liability Law in Spain (recently introduced through Law 11/2014), at a glance: 1. The term “environmental damage” is extended in order to include damages caused to the environmental status of marine waters.“Water damage” is now considered any damage that significantly adversely affects the ecological, chemical
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Catalan Law 9/2014 on Industrial Safety

On 6th August the Catalan Law 9/2014 on industrial safety of sites, facilities and products entered into force. This new Law at a glance: The legal regime for approval of inspection bodies is replaced for another one based on the “statement of compliance” (i.e. affidavit). Simplification of the requirements to act as
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