European Union Air Quality Framework Contract

Project details

Funding Body: Directorate General Environment, European Commission.

Collaborators: ECORYS; NERI; Risø DTU; Milieu and MWH.

Dates: 2011 - 2015.

Project summary

AQMRC was part of a consortium providing support to the European Commission for the review of the Thematic Strategy on Air Pollution and the related instruments on ambient air quality (Directives 2008/50/EC and 2004/107/EC) and the National Emissions Ceiling Directive (2001/81/EC).

The contract included the assessment of current and future policies and the identification of management options at European, national, regional or local level including the assessment of their effectiveness, cost and benefits and means of implementation measures through various legal and non-legal instruments. The evidence generated underpinned the European Commission’s Clean Air Policy Package 2030.

AQMRC primarily worked on two contracts:

For more details, please email Professor Enda Hayes.

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