Webinar: Waste Incineration BREF – One Year Later

19.03 - 19.03.2021

The Waste Incineration BREF has been published in December 2019. One year after its release, why is this document so important, and what is needed to further improve its implementation?


The Waste Incineration BREF is the basis to reassess and update the environmental permits of waste incineration plants in Europe. Within 4 years from the date of the publication, all the EU plants have to comply with the requirements set by the BREF.

One hour of conversation with three high-level speakers from EU institutions, industry and global consultancy will help us to fully understand the importance of the WI BREF and its implications in Europe and worldwide.

Three presentations on the WI BREF process and the possible implications of the upcoming IED revision, on the challenges and opportunities the WI BREF has created from the operator’s perspective, and its impact on the market in Europe and abroad, will pave the way to a panel discussion and Q&A session with the audience.


10:00 – 10:10: Introduction by Patrick Clerens, ESWET Secretary-General

10:10 – 10:20: Anita Matic, Policy Officer, DG ENV, European Commission: Presentation on the WI BREF and the IED evaluation and revision

10:20 – 10:30: Lighea Speziale, External Advisor, CEWEP: Current status of WI BAT Conclusion implementation from the operator’s perspective

10:30 – 10:40: Bettina Kamuk, Global Market Director, Ramboll: Expected impact of the WI BREF on the market and its influence outside Europe

10:40 – 11:30: Panel Discussion and Q&A

Join us on Friday 19 March from 10:00 to 11:30 CET!

Register now:

Read here the full agenda and speakers bio

Other upcoming events