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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COFOG code 05

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 05 - Environmental protection


This Division is divided into the following Groups:

  • 05.1 - Waste management
  • 05.2 - Waste water management
  • 05.3 - Pollution abatement
  • 05.4 - Protection of biodiversity and landscape
  • 05.5 - R&D Environmental protection
  • 05.6 - Environmental protection n.e.c.

Explanatory note

The breakdown of environmental protection is based upon the Classification of Environmental Protection Activities (CEPA) as elaborated in the European System for the Collection of Economic Information on the Environment (SERIEE) of the Statistical Office of the European Communities (Eurostat).

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