Environmental management

Environmental management

Environmental management is a set of voluntary environmental policy instruments, allowing the introduction of the system approach to solving the problems in the field of environmental care and continuous improvement of the organizations´ behaviour.

The main activities of Slovak Environment Agency´s Department of Environmental Management are focused on the following areas and activities:

  • activities resulting from the EP and R (EC) Regulation No 66/2010 in relation to the European scheme of environmental labelling of products for the award of the EU Ecolabel,
  • national environmental labelling of products in accordance with the Act No 469/2002 and Type II environmental labelling in according with the Standard ISO 14021,
  • operation of the SR competent authority for EMAS (Environmental Management and Audit Scheme) in accordance with the Act No 351/2012, EP and R (EC) Regulation No 1221/2009, and with the Commission´s Decision No 832/2011,
  • cooperates in the development of international technical standards for the environmental management, it is a member of TK 72 Environmental Management,
  • develops the area of

green public procurement

sustainable consumption and production

circular economy

environmental footprint of products and organizations

  • organizes activities and cooperates with educational, business and consumer organizations in relation to the support of environmental management instruments development, education and dissemination of information.



Dominika Lorencová Mgr.
Head of Department 
Department of Environmental Management 
0905 887357
Rožňavská 24, Bratislava, 821 04
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