Doc. 137/20 Environmental Aspects of Decommissioning

Decommissioning is receiving increasing attention from the authorities, industrial gas companies and future property owners and occupants. This publication aims to provide guidance to EIGA members, specifically directors, facility managers, environmental specialists, design and engineering departments and technical managers on the current legislation and best practices that should be applied to decommissioning activities. Decommissioning includes dismantling, demolition and disposal of plant buildings and equipment, and dealing with the potential liabilities associated with the closure of part or all of the location.