JRC - Joint Research Centre
This working group provides specific advice and expertise in relation to the implementation and development of the EMAS Regulation, as well as coordination and cooperation with Member States and Stakeholders. Where necessary, assists the Commission in thee early stage of preparation of legislative measures before submitting to the Committee.
Coordinate 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
Regulation (EC) n° 1221/2009 of the European Parliament and the Council of 25 November 2009 on the voluntary participation by organisations in a Community eco-management and audit scheme (EMAS)