EEL News Service 2003/05, 29 April 2003

 Added to Case Law* Case C-392/99, ECJ, 10 April 2003, Commission v Portugal ECJ upheld all Commission’s complaints regarding Portuguese waste oil treatment laws. Portuguese law did not require oil regenerators or incinerators to use the best available technology, it did not ensure combustion residues were properly disposed of, and it did not provide for inspection of treatment facilities.

Added to Conference Pages

* 16 May 2003, Is er nog verschil tussen Europees en Nederlands milieurecht?, Tilburg, The Netherlands

* 19 May 2003, Science v. Precaution, Maastricht, The Netherlands

* 20-24 May 2003, First World Environmental Education, Espinho, Portugal

* 28 May 2003, Grensoverschrijdend verkeer van afval binnen de EU, Kurhaus Scheveningen, The Netherlands

* 2-5 June 2003, Green Week, Brussels, Belgium

* 5-8 June, 2003, 2nd International Conference on Ecological Protection of the Planet Earth Bio-Environment and Bio-Culture, Sofia, Bulgaria

Added to Links, Education

* College of Europe, Bruges

Added to Vacancies

* EU Policy Officer to work on agriculture, biodiversity and soil protection



Wybe Douma (T.M.C. Asser Institute, The Hague)

Jurgen Lefevere (FIELD, London)

Alena Dodokova (Institute for Environmental Policy, Prague)

Technical realization

Marco van der Harst, Julien J.M. Simon

(T.M.C. Asser Institute, The Hague)