Relevant and other Interesting Links

This page include some links to web pages that are relevant to the scope of the Laboratory and/or of a more general interest. They include sources of information as well as other international organisations active in the field of the environment.

European Environment Agency
The European Environment Agency (EEA) is an agency of the European Union. Its task is to provide sound, independent information on the environment. It is a major information source for those involved in developing, adopting, implementing and evaluating environmental policy, and also the general public. Currently, the EEA has 33 member countries

United States Environmental Protection Agency
The mission of EPA is to protect human health and the environment. To accomplish this mission, the EPA:
Develops and enforces regulations;Gives grants;Studies environmental issues;Sponsors partnerships;Teaches people about the environment;Publishes information

United Nations Environment Programme
UNEP, established in 1972, is the voice for the environment within the United Nations system.
UNEP acts as a catalyst, advocate, educator and facilitator to promote the wise use and sustainable development of the global environment. UNEP work encompasses:
Assessing global, regional and national environmental conditions and trends Developing international and national environmental instruments Strengthening institutions for the wise management of the environment

Greek Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change
The Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change works to achieve the protection of the natural environment and resources, the improvement of quality of life, the mitigation and adjustment to the implications of climate change and the enhancement of mechanisms and institutions for environmental governance.

Other Useful Links


United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

World Meteorological Organisation

International Emissions Trading Association

International Energy Agency Greenhouse Gas Programme

International Institute for Sustainable Development

International Union of Air Pollution Prevention and Environmental Protection Associations (IUAPPA)

Conservation International


European Commission - Environment

European Commission - Environment - SME

European Commission - Sustainable Development

Αντιπροσωπεία της ΕΕ στην Ελλάδα

The European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register

European Environment Information and Observation Network

Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe

UK Environmental Protection

UK National Environmental Technology Centre


National Observatory of Athens - Institute for Environmental Research and Sustainable Development

World Wildlife Fund

ARCTUROS : a Greek, NGO seeking to enhance biodiversity and sustainability in the Greek rural areas.


Green Pages Directory for Environmental Technology

Environmental Protection Business Directory

The Environment Directory

Sustainable Building Sources

Independent Sites - E-magazines

EcoGeek - Brains for the Earth

Environmental Protection Magazine Climate Change Guide

Automotive Green Magazine

Green Car Technology & Alternative Fuels

E, The Environmental Magazine

OnEarth Magazine

EnviroLink - The Online Environmental Community

US Green Home

Green Technology Archives