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    • Chemicals,Products

    EU consults on toxic chemical applications

    The European Chemicals Agency has launched public consultations on whether to allow six uses of five carcinogenic substances, including soon-to-be-banned chromium trioxide ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution,Nature

    Pesticide poses ‘extinction risk’ to bumblebees

    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 ..
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    • Chemicals

    Suspected endocrine disruptors found in pushchairs

    Chemicals suspected of being endocrine disrupting or carcinogenic were found in 6 out of 11 pushchairs tested by a Danish consumer organisation ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution,General Policy

    MEP calls for stricter rules on pesticide approvals

    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 ..
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    • Climate,Chemicals,Pollution

    Chemicals sector calls for research push to decarbonise

    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 ..
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    • Chemicals,Nature

    Commission prepared to let glyphosate permit lapse

    The European Commission will not renew the EU permit for the use of the herbicide glyphosate without the overt backing of national governments, an official ..
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    • Chemicals,Products

    EU moves to regulate toxic food compound

    EU member states adopted on Wednesday new rules forcing companies to curb the presence of acrylamide in food, with plans in the pipeline to set ..
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    • Chemicals

    Pressure builds as EU begins glyphosate talks

    Government delegates will discuss on Thursday morning a draft proposal to renew the EU licence for glyphosate, a European Commission official told ENDS, as advocates ..
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    • Chemicals,Products,Nature

    Organic farm rules delayed again for ‘technical’ reasons

    Harmonised EU rules on organic farming faced another setback on Monday as EU agriculture ministers, who had been expected to rubberstamp recently agreed legislation, dropped ..
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    • Climate,Chemicals,Pollution

    Council moves to ratify UN deals on HFCs, air pollutants

    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 ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution,Products

    Court rules out immediate suspension of triclosan tests

    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 ..
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    • Chemicals

    EU to review ozone depleting chemical controls

    The European Commission has begun an evaluation of the effectiveness of the EU law on substances that deplete the ozone layer, the ODS Regulation, which ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution,Products

    MEPs reject attempt to weaken fertiliser nitrogen limits

    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 ..
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    • Chemicals,Products

    Commission to defend toxic pigment authorisation

    The European Commission will have to defend its decision to authorise the use of two lead-based pigments in industrial paints following a legal challenge ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Chemicals,Products

    Chemicals in the circular economy divide experts

    Industry and NGOs disagree over the appropriate application of EU restrictions on chemicals when these are found in recycled materials, responses to a recent EU ..
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