The Swedish EPA in the EU

Most of Sweden’s environmental legislation is developed in the context of the EU. The EU also devises numerous strategies for its future environmental activities. The environment is in fact one of the areas of policy-making in which the influence of the EU is most pervasive, with at least 250 common legislative instruments. EU work is thus a key part of the Swedish EPA’s activities.

Last updated: 16 February 2015Content editor: Marianne Tegman