Equipment, goods and materials - Environmental protection
Companies must also take measures to protect the environment. Environmental impacts in the form of air pollution, noise, vibrations, light, heat and radiation are to be avoided.
Here you will find information about formalities related to this subject:
Waste legislation; enforcement
In Bavaria, the enforcement of waste legislation is the responsibility of the governments and district administrative authorities (district offices and independent cities) as well as the State Office for the Environment, while the implementation of waste disposal is the responsibility of the districts and independent cities.
Waste management activity; notification
Anyone wishing to collect, transport, trade or broker waste must notify the competent authority of the activity before commencing it.
Waste management activity; application for a permit
If you want to collect or transport hazardous waste or trade in hazardous waste, you must apply for a permit for this activity from the competent authority.
Register of contaminated sites; request for information
Requests for data from the Bavarian register of contaminated sites should be addressed to the district administrative authorities responsible on site.
Species protection law; information on enforcement
Many animal and plant species are highly endangered. Therefore, international treaties, EU law, federal law and state law regulate trade in endangered species. However, they also protect against access to these species and their habitats/sites in the wild.
Fumigation outside a fixed sterilization chamber must be reported to the responsible trade supervisory office.
Bioeconomy production facilities; application for funding.
Companies that invest in production plants for the material use of biogenic raw materials with a positive climate effect can apply for funding in the BayBioeconomy Scale-Up funding program.
Soil protection and treatment of contaminated sites; application for approval as an expert
Experts who perform tasks in accordance with the Federal Soil Protection Act must have the necessary expertise and reliability. They are approved by the competent authority upon application.
Soil protection and treatment of contaminated sites; application for approval as an investigative body
Investigation bodies performing tasks according to the Federal Soil Protection Act must be recognized by the competent authority.
Fireworks; notification of the burning of pyrotechnic articles
The form is used for the notification of fireworks with pyrotechnic objects by the holder of a permit under the Explosives Act (SprengG).
Immission control; notification of the appointment of an immission control officer and/or incident officer
If you have to appoint a new immission protection and/or incident officer for your company or operating area, or if there are changes in the officer's area of responsibility, you must notify the relevant immission protection authority.
Recycling and waste management; information
The State Office for the Environment contributes to updating the state of the art in prevention, recovery, disposal and other measures of recycling and waste management.
Radioactive waste; delivery
All low- and intermediate-level radioactive waste from research, medicine and industry generated on the territory of the Free State of Bavaria must be delivered.
Installations requiring monitoring; control
Control of the operation of facilities with special hazard potential, such as storage facilities for flammable liquids, elevator facilities, facilities in potentially explosive atmospheres and pressure facilities (pressure vessels, steam boilers and pipelines).
Environmental impacts; monitoring, assessment and evaluation
Human health also depends on a wide range of sub. Environmental factors. A healthy environment is a basic prerequisite for enabling present and future generations to achieve the goal of "growing old in good health", which is desirable for everyone.
Environmental medicine; education and consultation
Environmental medicine includes the identification, evaluation, prevention, as well as treatment of environmental factors that affect individual or population health and the development of principles for health protection and health-related environmental protection.