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EC set to rule out biocide sustainability law

Brussels looks set to rule out extending EU legislation on the sustainable use of pesticides to biocides or creating an ecolabel to promote environmentally friendly biocides

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Brussels reports EDC consultation results

The EU consultation on rules for identifying endocrine disrupting chemicals demonstrated support for a risk-based approach among many interest groups but not among the majority of respondents

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CCS ‘can compete with wind’

The international carbon capture and storage lobby has argued that the technology is a cost competitive means of cutting emissions in the long term


Climate negotiation chairs consolidate Paris options

The chairs of the UN climate talks have tabled a consolidated negotiating text identifying issues the Paris deal should definitely cover and “implementation details” that could be finalised elsewhere

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Biodiversity Protection

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At a meeting in Brussels on 12 May, EU environment ministers discussed the importance of integrating biodiversity protection into other policy areas.

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