Clean air is essential to good health and a basic human need. EU law has recognised this need and given legal protection to it through directives and court judgments.
A Citizen’s Guide to Environmental Protection and Justice in Georgia, USA.
The development of extensive environmental regulation over the last three decades has afforded many Americans a sense of security, a security born of the belief that environmental laws will effectively protect them from toxic chemicals and pollutants.
This is a legal paper that looks at the impact that natural gas drilling has on various towns in the USA and what can be done within an US legal context. Although written for the US many good points are included that may be used within an EU legal context. Written in 2009 it is still a very good resource.
Download the paper in the attachment section below in PDF format