Legislation in the Area of Environment

Објавено: March 13, 2019

Legislation in the Area of Environment

Course: Legislation in the Area of Environment

Code: 3ФЕИТ06009

ECTS points: 6 ECTS

Number of classes per week: 3+0+0+3

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Marija Kacarska

Course Goals (acquired competencies): Knowledge and application of regulations in the field of environment and non-ionizing radiation on an international and national level.

Course Syllabus:

• International activities in the area of protection from exposure to electromagnetic fields with low and high frequencies. ICNIRP guidelines for limiting exposure to time-varying electric, magnetic and electromagnetic fields in the frequency range up to 300 GHz. Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council 1999/519/EC and 2004/40/EC. CENELEC regulations ENV 50166-1 и ENV 50166-2. IEEE standard C95.1-1991. ANSI standards. IEC 61566 standard for measurement of radiofrequency electromagnetic fields exposure. IEEE C95.3-1991 for measurement of potentially harmful electromagnetic fields.

• Kyoto Protocol.

• Sustainable production and consumption. Integrated Product policy of the European Union. The three pillars of sustainability: environment, social and economic. Brief introduction to environmental assessment and management of companies: EMAS Regulation, IPPC Directive, etc.

• Environmental assessments of products: Life Cycle assessments and other simplified techniques (ISO 14040 series).

• Legislation (laws, strategies and similar documents) in the area of environment and non-ionizing radiation in our and neighbouring countries.


Required Literature







United NationsKyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate ChangeUnited Nations1998


ICNIRPUse of the ICNIRP EMF GuidelinesICNIRP Statement1999


C. MarshamThe guide to the EMC Directive 89/336/EECThe guide to the EMC Directive 89/336/EEC1996