The UK government has asked the High Court for more time to publish its draft air quality plan, due ostensibly to the approaching local and ..
News 24 Apr 2017
The EU must speed up the improvement of car CO2 efficiency to hit its 2021 target following the smallest drop in emissions in a decade, ..
News 21 Apr 2017
Germany and Bulgaria have criticised the EU emission limits proposed for large combustion plants weeks ahead of a crucial vote by member states, ENDS has ..
News 6 Apr 2017
- Waste & Resources,The EU's Circular Economy package,Packaging,Packaging
EU member state representatives have discussed a further weakening of the recycling targets for packaging waste under the EU’s circular economy package ..
News 4 Apr 2017
France is lobbying for the creation of an emission control area in the Mediterranean to tackle sulphur, nitrogen oxide and particulate matter pollution, ENDS has ..
News 30 Mar 2017
- Waste & Resources,Packaging
The Portuguese environment ministry has struck an agreement to avert potential chaos in the packaging waste market ..
News 21 Mar 2017
Madrid city council presented on Monday plans to halve emissions from traffic by 2030 to respond to the European Commission’s final warning on NO2 emissions ..
News 14 Mar 2017
EU laws on volatile organic compound emissions from the petrol sector have yielded environmental benefits and do not need stricter limits, according to the European ..
News 13 Mar 2017
One third of fast food packaging tested in five EU countries contained high levels of toxic fluorinated substances, European consumer groups have said ..
News 10 Mar 2017
- Climate,Energy,Brexit and the EU
The UK chancellor’s Spring Budget suggested on Wednesday that the country may not remain in the EU emissions trading scheme after it leaves the bloc ..
News 8 Mar 2017
Older cars and vans will be banned from metropolitan Barcelona from 2019 as part of an unprecedented joint air-quality plan agreed by Catalan authorities on ..
News 7 Mar 2017
The Bavarian state authorities must now draft a ban on diesel vehicles in Munich after a ruling by the Bavarian Administrative Court ..
News 2 Mar 2017
The European Parliament’s special committee on ‘dieselgate’ has voted for faster roll-out of new rules on vehicle type-approval, including creation of a dedicated European agency ..
News 1 Mar 2017
The automotive lobby has urged EU policymakers to ban devices allowing trucks to mask nitrogen dioxide emissions after reports that a fifth of eastern European ..
News 23 Feb 2017