References: Law & compliance

References environmental and energy law:

Legacy Management Rio Tinto Switzerland, legal and specialist technical support

With the acquisition of ALCAN in 2007, the Rio Tinto mining company has also taken over the industrial legacy of aluminium production at the sites of the former Alusuisse company.

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BAFU enforcement aid
Financing of residential waste disposal

The enforcement aid contributes to the financing of residential waste disposal according to the “user pays” principle in the whole of Switzerland. It provides the cantons and municipalities with a framework that maximises standardisation of the collection of waste disposal fees.

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AWEL handbook
For private control of dismantling and reconstruction in the canton of Zurich

After the law for compulsory assessment of construction waste came into force with Article 16 of the VVEA (waste ordinance), the canton of Zurich had to introduce appropriate measures for the enforcement of this new regulation.

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References: Environmental due diligence:

Environmental Due Diligence, Legal Compliance Review and EHS (Environment, Health and Safety) of a chemical site

Environmental Due Diligence Phase I and evaluation of occupational health and safety at the site within the framework of the sale of a production site in Pratteln

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Environmental real estate assessment, due diligence, real estate portfolios, Swiss Insurance

Environmental due diligence desktop studies within the framework of portfolio transfers (approx. 200 properties), real estate transaction

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Environmental Due Diligence Phase I, Legal Compliance Review of a decommissioned paper factory in Biberist, Switzerland

Environmental due diligence assessment as part of the acquisition of the production site of SAPPI Schweiz AG. Analysis and evaluation of a site for potential development of the area by the investor with regard to the criteria environment, installations and infrastructure, site environment and natural risks in order to identify, evaluate and quantify potential investment risks.

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Environmental Due Diligence Phase I and II, Legal Compliance Review of approx. 500 filling stations, Austria

Environmental Due Diligence Phase I and II as well as compliance verification of three portfolios of approx. 500 filling stations, including tank stores and mineral oil pipelines. Investment risks.

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Environmental Due Diligence Phase I, Legal Compliance Review of the timber industry, Croatia

Environmental Due Diligence Assessment as part of the acquisition of the production site

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Environmental Due Diligence for the takeover of Risi AG by Jura Materials

On the occasion of the sale of the share majority in the Risi Group to Jura Materials, Ecosens performed an Environmental Due Diligence at the request of the buyer and provided information about potential environmental risks.

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Environmental Due Diligence as part of transactions concerning industrial sites

Ecosens AG supports transactions concerning various company and industry sites for a variety of private equity houses. The focus is on determining and quantifying environmental risks that may result from non-compliance with environmental law requirements or from pollution load in the ground, soil or building substance.

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