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jmutlu Jun 25, 2015 11:55 AM
Hi, I would like to know if there are any regulations for zoning industrial facilities close to residential zones in EU or any country in EU with regards to potential risks for e.g. explosions? Are there any set threshold distances by any country in the EU?
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EEA Jul 02, 2015 12:55 PM
We refer you to the Seveso Directive. The relevant webpages are: with all the underlying info e.g. the link to the public CIRCABC interest group:[…]/container.jsp

In terms of a Member State overview I would advise you to contact the European Commission:

European Commission
Directorate-General Environment
Unit ENV.C.4 - Industrial emissions
B-1049 Brussels