The IMPEL Water and Land Expert Team is inviting you to their online Open Day on 10 December 2020 from 10.00 – 12.00 am CET. For more details, please see below and/or click here.
The IMPEL Water and Land Expert Team is tendering for two service providers for the project “Fixed Line Transect Europe” https://www.impel.eu/projects/fixed-line-transects-europe/. The project aims to start a process ending with European shared guidelines for monitoring cetacean and marine turtles and their threats, such as plastic, within the framework of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive using… [Read more]
One of the projects of the IMPEL Water and Land Expertise Team is the Water and Land Remediation project. This project focuses on contaminated sites management, which is a process that has different speeds in Members States. This is due partly to differences in legislation that would mean different definitions as for making some examples… [Read more]
Many EU countries have a problem with polluted groundwater. According to a recent report, 25 % of ground water bodies in the European Union (and e.g. 36 % in Germany) were chemically in a poor status in 2015, mostly due to pollution with nitrates and pesticides from agriculture. Moreover, and contrary to the objectives laid… [Read more]
UPDATE: All presentations are available here. The 2019 IMPEL Water & Land Conference took place on 8 and 9 October in Rome, Italy, at the Italian National Institute for Environmental Protection and Research (ISPRA – Istituto Superiore per la Protezione e la Ricerca Ambientale). This two-day conference brought together speakers from different Member States to… [Read more]
IMPEL launches a first report on Wastewater treatments plants: how to deal with inspections. The report provides an overview of the regulatory framework and monitoring requirements of urban and industrial waste water. The report is the result of the work of the IMPEL subgroup “Wastewater”, that is part of the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED) Implementation… [Read more]