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Concept selected: Environmental protection activities


Activities including within environmental protection are as follows:
Air and climate protection, waste water management, waste management, soil groundwater and surface waters protection and decontamination, noise and vibration reduction, protection against radiation (excluding outside safety), research and development related to the environment, other environmental protection activities such as training, education, administrative tasks, etc.
In order to see the different activities in more detail, please refer to the Classification of Environment Protection Activities (CAPA), a a European Union framework classification for defining what environmental protection is, and what it isn't.


Handbook on Environmental Goods and Services Sector


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(links to the Inventory of Statistical Operations)

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