BAT definition

BAT means Best Available Techniques, as defined in Regulation 3 of the PPC Regulations.
BAT means best available techniques, which means the most effective and advanced stage of development of activities and their methods of operation which indicates the practical suitability of particular techniques to prevent and where that is not practicable to reduce emissions and the impact on the environment as a whole. For these purposes: “available techniques” means “those techniques which have been developed on a scale which allows implementation in the relevant industrial sector, under economically and technically viable conditions, taking into consideration the cost and advantages, whether or not the techniques are used or produced in Malta, as long as they are reasonably accessible to the operator”; “best” means “in relation to techniques, the most effective in achieving a high general level of protection of the environment as a whole” and “techniques” “includes both the technology used and the way in which the installation is designed, built, maintained, operated and decommissioned.”

Examples of BAT in a sentence

  • As specified in OAC Rule 3745-31-05, all new sources must employ Best Available Technology (BAT).

  • Either reagent is BAT, and the use of one over the other is not normally significant in environmental terms.

  • Separate feed normally BAT unless feed is constant and acid gas control also controls dioxinrelease.

  • In this case the Applicant proposes separate feed and we are satisfied their proposals are BAT.

  • As specified in OAC Rule 3745-31-05, new sources that must employ Best Available Technology (BAT) shall comply with the Applicable Emission Limitations/Control Measures identified as BAT for each subject emissions unit.


More Definitions of BAT

BAT means Best Available Techniques, as defined in Regulation 3 of the PPC Regulations. “Chief Inspector” means the person so appointed under Regulation 8 of the PPC Regulations. “DARD” means the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
BAT means the most effective and advanced stage in the development of activities and their methods of operation which indicates the practical suitability of particular techniques for providing in principle the bases for emission limit values designed to prevent, and where that is not practical, generally to reduce emissions and the impact on the environment as a whole. For those purposes:
BAT means, collectively, British American Tobacco, p.l.c., a public limited company incorporated under the laws of England and Wales, and its Affiliates.
BAT means British American Tobacco p.l.c., a public company listed on the London Stock Exchange.
BAT means British American Tobacco p.l.c.;