Judgment of the Court of 11 June 1991.

Commission of the European Communities v Council of the European Communities.

Directive on waste from the titanium dioxide industry - Legal basis.

Case C-300/89.


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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:1991:244
11/06/1991 Commission v Council
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:1991:244
11/06/1991 Commission v Council
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:1991:115
13/03/1991 Commission v Council
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

1991 I-02867

Swedish XI/I-00199 Finnish XI/I-00211

Subject-matter

Information not available

Systematic classification scheme

1.
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-20 Acts of the institutions
    B-20.00 General
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-20 Acts of the institutions
    B-20.00 General
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-11 Approximation of laws
    B-11.00 General


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

Opinion


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 28/09/1989

Date of the Opinion

  • 13/03/1991

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

11/06/1991


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Application: OJ C 288 from 16.11.1989, p.8

Judgment: OJ C 180 from 11.07.1991, p.11

Name of the parties

Commission v Council

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Everling, Ulrich: Abgrenzung der Rechtsangleichung zur Verwirklichung des Binnenmarktes nach Art. 100a EWGV durch den Gerichtshof, Europarecht 1991 p.179-182
  2. Jarass, Hans D.: Binnenmarktrichtlinien und Umweltschutzrichtlinien. Zur Abgrenzung des Anwendungsfeldes und zu den Möglichkeiten nationalen Abweichens, Europäische Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsrecht 1991 p.530-533
  3. Rickels, Marita: Informationsdienst Umweltrecht 1991 p.223-224
  4. Pillitu, Paola Anna: Sulla "base giuridica" degli atti comunitari in materia ambientale, Il Foro italiano 1991 IV Col.369-383
  5. Schröer, Thomas: Mehr Demokratie statt umweltpolitischer Subsidiarität?, Europarecht 1991 p.356-368
  6. Barents, R.: Richtlijn titaandioxyde vernietigd, Euridica 1991 nº 6 p.18-19
  7. Zuleeg, Manfred: Das Urteil des Europäischen Gerichtshofs zur Titandioxid-Richtlinie, Forschung Frankfurt 1991, 9. Jahrg., Heft 4, p. 70-71
  8. Somsen, Han: Common Market Law Review 1992 p.140-151
  9. Sewandono, Anneke: Beginsel van democratie versus milieu?, Nederlands juristenblad 1992 p.63-65
  10. Robinson, Jonathan: The Legal Basis of EC Environmental Law, Journal of Environmental Law 1992 Vol.4 p.112-120
  11. Epiney, Astrid: Gemeinschaftsrechtlicher Umweltschutz und Verwirklichung des Binnenmarktes - "Harmonisierung" auch der Rechtsgrundlagen?, Juristenzeitung 1992 p.564-570
  12. Bradley, Kieran St.C.: L'arrêt dioxyde de titane. Un jugement de Salomon?, Cahiers de droit européen 1992 p.609-630
  13. Scognamiglio, Giuseppe: Le basi giuridiche dell'azione ambientale: relazione tra l'art. 100 A e l'art. 130 S del Trattato (delimitazione del rispettivo campo di applicazione), Diritto comunitario e degli scambi internazionali 1992 p.683-685
  14. Borrás Rodríguez, Alegría: Jurisprudencia del Tribunal de Justicia de las Comunidades Europeas, Revista Jurídica de Catalunya 1992 p.270-273
  15. Barnard, Catherine: Where Politicians Fear to Tread?, European Law Review 1992 p.127-133
  16. Carnelutti, A.: Gazette du Palais 1992 I Jur. p.188
  17. Barents, R.: Milieu en interne markt, S.E.W. ; Sociaal-economische wetgeving 1993 p.5-29
  18. Barents, R.: The Internal Market Unlimited: Some Observations on the Legal Basis of Community Legislation, Common Market Law Review 1993 p.85-109
  19. Breier, Siegfried: Das Schicksal der Titandioxid-Richtlinie, Europäische Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsrecht 1993 p.315-319
  20. Jans, J.H.: Milieu en recht 1993 p.584-587
  21. Van Ooik, R.H.: Minder afval door de titaandioxide-industrie: interne markt of milieu?, Het recht van de Europese Unie in 50 klassieke arresten (Ed. Boom Juridische Uitgevers - Den Haag) 2010 p.214-220
  22. X: Europees Recht 1963-1979; Jurisprudentie en Annotaties (Ed. Ars Aequi Libri - Utrecht) 2012 p.77-78



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Information not available

Subject-matter

  • Environment
  • - Waste
  • Approximation of laws
  • - Pollution

Provisions of national law referred to

Information not available

Provisions of international law referred to

Information not available

Procedure and result

  • Actions for annulment : application granted

Formation of the Court

Cour plénière (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Zuleeg

Advocate General

Tesauro

Language(s) of the Case

  • French

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • Italian