MEPs call for tighter law on environmental liability

Category: ELD

MEPs restated on Thursday a call to make financial security measures such as environmental liability insurance obligatory for operators in sectors with the potential to cause pollution or other damage.

The European Parliament’s environment (ENVI) committee also called on the European Commission to develop a “harmonized EU methodology on calculating the maximum liability thresholds, depending on the characteristics of each activity and its surrounding area”.

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