Title: DRIRE - Regional Directories for Industry, Research and Environment 
Resource Type: web links 
Availability: DRIRE web site may be ssen at: http://www.drire.gouv.fr 
Producers or distributor French Ministry of Economy, Finance and Industry - French Ministry of Ecology and Sustainable Development 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->Contaminants-->Contaminants overview
 
Short description: This web sites describes these organisation and their numerous activities. Mail addresses are also given. 
Long description: In the specific case of contaminated sites, the Prefect is assisted by Inspectors of Authorized Installations, who control industrial activities and generally are members of the Regional Directorate of Industry, Research and Environment, les Directions Régionales de l'Industrie, de la Recherche et de l’Environnement (DRIRE). For the Paris area only, assistance is provided by a particular division of the Paris Police Headquarters, the inter-departmental technical service for the inspection of classified installations - STIIC (difference due to the particular status of Paris that is considered both as a city and a department). 
Submitted By: Jean François Brunet WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 18/04/2005