REW İstanbul

New Environmental Permit and License Regulation comes into force

Amendments have been made to the current Environmental Permit and License Regulations and are based on the principles of sustainable development by improving efficiency, problem solving, clarifying and facilitating applications.

The amendments to the regulationsfirst prepared in 2010 are to provide an integrated and practical approach for industrialists to deliver benefits such as minimization of time and resource loss. In accordance with the Regulation, if the necessary environmental measures are not taken and proper adjustments are not made, industrialists will face sanctions. Those facilities which are subject to these regulations must first obtain approval and a Certificate of Activity.

The regulations cover sectors such as Energy, Metal, Chemistry, Petro-chemistry, Surface Coating, Forestry Products, Food Industry and Agriculture & Livestock. Industrialists are required to take appropriate measures for ensuring effective recycling, environmental and waste management.

REW Istanbul 2015 will provide industrialists with all necessary solutions in this field. Through the panel discussions and workshops to be held at the fair, significant points about the new regulations will be discussed and participants will meet with professional solution providers offering the latest equipment and services to industrialists.