Relevant Legislation

With more than 80% of the legislation affecting the cold storage industry originating from Brussels, ECSLA has its own full time lobbyist in Brussels active around the following 4 main themes: Environment, Energy efficiency, Food safety and refrigerated transportation. 

The ECSLA office in Brussels offers its members genuine monitoring of and lobbying services with European and international institutions on different policy areas, from food safety and food hygiene to environmental performance and energy efficiency in cold stores.

The presence of ECSLA in Brussels has helped to represent the interests of the cold logistics companies with the European decision makers and has contributed to the development of a legislative and economic framework addressing the competitiveness of the industry.