Glossary / I

ICFPA – International Council of Forest and Paper Associations
This is a non–profit organisation that draws together the world timber and paper industry. Its scope is to create a forum for dialogue and coordination between the associations in this sector in relation to international institutions, developing common policies on issues of strategic interest for this sector, like the measures to protect the environment and the related communications activities. It is also responsible for sharing statistical data among the member associations.

IEA – Integrated Environmental Authorisation
This directive authorises the operation of all or part of a plant under certain conditions that must guarantee compliance with the requirements of Legislative Decree no. 59/05 – Total implementation of Directive 96/61/CE regarding the combined prevention and reduction of pollution.

IPPC – Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control
EEC Directive 96/61 that regulates the environmental parameters of manufacturing processes, assimilated in Italy in 1999 and applied from 2007.

ISO 9001:2008
The international reference standard for the certification of quality management systems.

ISO 14001: 2004
The international reference standard for the certification of environmental management systems.