On 29.01.2016, Belgrade, Final EMAS/IPPC/SEVESO project conference was held.
EMAS related results has been presented by Mr. Rade Ostojić, Head of the Unit group for Standards and Cleaner Productions, Ministry of Agriculture and environmental protection, Republic of Serbia. EMAS.RS portal have also been mentioned by Mr.Rade Ostojić as good and helpful initiative.
Important news (related to EMAS)
– Amendments of Law on Environmental protection law (announced since 2013) are expected to be published on February 2016. Amendments includes also EMAS relevant articles and will be basis for the national Rulebook on EMAS.
– The Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management as EMAS licensing body will offer „Third country registration” to countries which have implemented a national contact point for EMAS (such is Serbia). An agreement between the national contact point and the Austrian Competent Body should be signed. More detailed info and clarifications should be available in second quarter of 2016. As soon as some new public available info is available, we will publish more data also at www.emas.rs