23 juli 2014
On September 18th-19th, 2014 the Final Conference of 'Stepping Stones: How to make Mobility Patterns More Sustainable' takes place in Krakow (Poland).
16 april 2014
The website for the ERANET action Group "Stepping Stones" is now online. Stepping Stones is aimed at "Making Mobility Patterns More Sustainable"
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InfoMil is the primary source of information and best practices in matters of environmental legislation and policy in The Netherlands.
Information about contaminated site remediation and sustainable land and groundwater management.
To increase the reachability and decrease the environmental damage caused by traffic and transportation by optimizing the use of the different (inter)national traffic and transport networks.
To prevent and reduce waste streams through re-use and recycling, as well as to minimise the environmental impact of product chains and waste management through a life-cycle perspective.
Rijkswaterstaat performs various knowledge and implementation tasks relating to the environment. These tasks were previously performed by Agency NL. Rijkswaterstaat also manages programmes for other clients than the MoIE, such as local authorities and other ministries.
Integrated approach for urban development
The traditional way of dealing with polluted soil and groundwater does not work in all cases. In urban environments with complex contaminations of chlorinated solvents an integrated approach is needed to tackle the problems.
All-in-one Permit for Physical Aspects
The Dutch Environmental Licensing (General Provisions) Act ‘Wabo' lays down the rules for granting an All-in-one Permit for Physical Aspects. The Act replaces around 25 separate permits for such matters as construction, demolition, spatial planning, listed buildings and the environment.