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Court rules in favour of ILT in summary proceedings for dirty fuels
The court of The Hague today ruled in the case brought by two fuel terminals against the ILT. The companies objected to the ILT’s ...
The quality of fuels for export outside Europe must be increased
Netherlands Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate (ILT) introduces a policy rule with quality requirements, fot the ...
Petrol composition harms people and the environment in Africa
Fuels produced in the Netherlands for the African market contain high levels of benzene, sulphur, and manganese. These substances ...
New COVID-19 rules for international passenger transport from (very) high-risk areas
As of June 1, the amendment of section 58P of the Public Health Act will enter into force. The Human Environment and Transport ...
ILT presents new bunker tank sulphur check method
Pressrelease of The Netherlands Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate (ILT) concerning sulpher in fuel of seagoing ships
Dutch satellite to monitor emissions from sea-going vessels
Is it possible to measure whether an individual ship is emitting too many pollutants into the atmosphere? That is a question the ...
ILT: Older vehicles no longer welcome in West Africa
From January 2021, over 80% of the used vehicles currently exported from the Netherlands to Africa will no longer be allowed into ...
Using satellites to measure emissions of sulfur and nitrogen dioxide from sea-going ships
Netherlands/Dutch supervision on sulfer emissions/pollution from sea-going vessels on the North and Baltic seas.
Fuel sector not complying with environmental rules: increased ILT inspections
Producers of blend stocks and traders who blend gasoline and diesel for West Africa or heavy fuel oil for sea-going vessels do ...