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MEPs push for Arctic ban on heavy oils
MEPs have repeated calls for a ban on heavy-fuel oil use by ships in the Arctic in a bid to pressure EU member states into ..
1 Feb 2017
Sulphur abatement technology ‘poses environment risk’
Using scrubbers to reduce sulphur air pollution from ships may put at risk vulnerable coastal marine environments, according to research. ..
13 Mar 2015
Rules on sulphur in maritime fuels to enter into force
An EU directive limiting the sulphur content of maritime fuels to a fraction of current levels from 2015 onwards has been published ..
27 Nov 2012
Transport,Waste & Resources
Danes suggest delaying ship recycling rules
Proposed ship recycling rules should apply two years after their official publication, according to a Danish EU presidency proposal seen by ENDS ..
27 Jun 2012
Refrigerant pollutant needs monitoring – study
26 Jan 2012
EC drafts guidance on inland waterway projects
31 May 2011
Transport of dangerous goods in Europe 'still safe'
7 Mar 2011
EC calls for more cargo transport on the Danube
9 Dec 2010
New concerns over HFO refrigerant in Germany
17 Feb 2010
EU states warned over green law breaches
20 Feb 2009
EU gives maritime spatial planning guidance
European commission sets out common principles for planning sustainable European seas ..
25 Nov 2008
Climate,Transport,Waste & Resources,Pollution
Council endorses EU deals on waste, water quality
Environment ministers back strengthened EU risk assessment rules for GMOs, discuss car emissions ..
21 Oct 2008
New EU dangerous goods transport rules issued
Directive extends safety rules for road and rail transport to inland waterways ..
30 Sep 2008
Climate,Energy,Transport,Waste & Resources,Pollution,Products,General Policy,Markets & Corporate
Central European quartet agrees on green aims
Višegrad environment ministers press for "reasonable solutions" to concerns over climate cap base year, carbon trading ..
25 Sep 2008
World ship anti-fouling paint ban enters force
Global deal to phase out use of organotin biocides on vessel hulls becomes operational ..
16 Sep 2008
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