JRC - Joint Research Centre
To facilitate the exchange of information on Best Available Techniques with Member States, the industry and NGOs concerned in the context of the Industrial Emissions Directive with a view for the Commission to adopt BAT conclusions and to publish the BAT Reference Documents (BREFs).
Coordinates with Member States, exchange of views
Provides expertise to the Commission when preparing implementing measures, i.e. before the Commission submits these draft measures to a comitology committee
NGO (Environment), International organization (Environment, Energy, Industry), National administrations
A Commission Decision setting up the industrial emissions Directive (IED) Article 13 forum was adopted on 16 May 2011 (2011/C 146/03).