Limitation of emissions of volatile organic compounds Display when transferring or storing petrol, fuel mixtures or raw petrol installations not subject to authorisation Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

Do you operate a plant where fuels are stored and transferred? Then you have to report them to the authority.

As the operator of an installation for the storage or transfer of petrol, fuel mixtures or raw petrol in tank farms or at service stations, you must notify the competent authority of these before putting them into operation. The notification obligation only applies to plants that do not require approval under the Federal Immission Control Act. The competent authority shall examine the notification and record the installation in its plant register.

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  • ยง 8 of the Ordinance on the Limitation of Emissions of Volatile Organic Compounds during The Transfer or Storage of Petrol, Fuel Mixtures or Crude Gasoline (20th BImSchV)

The notification shall be submitted in writing by post or electronically to the competent authority.

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Lower Saxony Ministry for the Environment, Energy, Building and Climate Protection

Last update or date of publication
20.01.2021