Researchers have found that exposure to the neonicotinoid pesticide thiamethoxam can prevent the creation of new bumblebee colonies, warning of a heightened risk of population ..
News 15 Aug 2017
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Proposals to authorise pesticides should be automatically rejected if they are not supported by a qualified majority of EU member states, Green MEP Bronis Ropė ..
News 25 Jul 2017
A hydrogen-focused innovation programme could help the EU chemical sector overcome environmental challenges and become carbon-neutral by 2050, industry lobby Cefic said on Wednesday ..
News 20 Jul 2017
The EU is ready to ratify the Kigali Amendment that adds hydrofluorocarbons to the list of substances controlled under the Montreal Protocol after the EU ..
News 18 Jul 2017
The EU court has dismissed demands by chemicals manufacturer BASF Grenzach to halt the implementation of a previous order to conduct animal tests to establish ..
News 17 Jul 2017
The European Parliament’s internal market committee rejected on Thursday the lead MEP’s bid to use the reform of the EU Fertilisers Regulation to water down ..
News 13 Jul 2017
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France has vowed to push for tougher controls on endocrine disrupting chemicals at home and in the EU after backing new controversial EU criteria ..
News 5 Jul 2017
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Countries backed on Wednesday new EU emission limits for the large-volume organic chemicals sector, outlined in a final draft last February ..
News 29 Jun 2017
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