NA 172

DIN Standards Committee Principles of Environmental Protection


DIN CEN/TS 16214-2; DIN SPEC 33930:2014-06
Sustainability criteria for the production of biofuels and bioliquids for energy applications - Principles, criteria, indicators and verifiers - Part 2: Conformity assessment including chain of custody and mass balance; German version CEN/TS 16214-2:2014

Title (German)

Nachhaltigkeitskriterien für die Herstellung von Biokraftstoffen und flüssigen Biobrennstoffen für Energieanwendungen - Grundsätze, Kriterien, Indikatoren und Prüfer - Teil 2: Konformitätsbewertung einschließlich überwachter Lieferkette und Massenbilanz; Deutsche Fassung CEN/TS 16214-2:2014




This Technical Specification specifies requirements for verification by economic operators of conformity with the sustainability criteria for biofuels and bioliquids in accordance with the legal requirements required in article 18 of "Directive 2009/28/EC on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources and amending and subsequently repealing Directives 2001/77/EC and 2003/30/EC" (Renewable Energy Directive, RED). This Technical Specification is applicable to the initial biomass production or to the point of collection for waste and residue and to each stage within the chain of custody. It also specifies requirements for conformity assessment bodies how conformity with this Technical Specification shall be tested. The committee responsible for this Technical Specification is NA 172-00-10 AA "Nachhaltigkeitskriterien für Biomasse" ("Sustainability criteria for biomass") at DIN.

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Responsible national committee

NA 172-00-10 AA - Sustainability criteria for biomass 

Edition 2014-06
Original language German
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