The estimated toll of premature deaths attributed to exposure to NO2 pollution rose by 7,000 to 75,000 in 2015, according to an annual report on ..
News 12 Oct 2017
- Waste & Resources,General Policy
A new tax approved by the Valencian regional parliament in September will “fatten up the tourist industry” rather than raise revenue for investment in environmental ..
News 11 Oct 2017
Less polluting vessels will pay lower charges to use the port of Hamburg under a proposed review of fees that was announced on Monday ..
News 10 Oct 2017
Environmental lawyers have challenged a secrecy clause in EU law in a bid to force car manufacturers to disclose the workings on in-car emissions control ..
News 9 Oct 2017
The European Commission has urged Spain to put an end to its “systemic breach” of EU rules by sealing and regenerating inert waste landfills ..
News 6 Oct 2017
The entire population of Greater London, almost nine million people, lives in areas exceeding WHO guidelines on the most dangerous particulates, new data have revealed ..
News 4 Oct 2017
Proposed provisions on the classification of waste in reforms to the EU’s renewable energy directive could lead to perverse incentives to incinerate refuse that could ..
News 3 Oct 2017
- Waste & Resources,Packaging,Packaging
Comment 29 Sep 2017
- Climate,Energy,Transport,Pollution,General Policy
The Paris Agreement is being put at risk by the EU and member states continuing to subsidise fossil fuels with public money, a think tank ..
News 28 Sep 2017
- Waste & Resources,The EU's Circular Economy package,Packaging
Europe’s excessive use of plastics in packaging and low recycling rates are due to a poor regulatory framework, according to a top EU official ..
News 26 Sep 2017
- Climate,Energy,Waste & Resources
Ultra-high skyscrapers have only been made possible in very recent years thanks to impressive advances in modern technology. So, how do tall buildings withstand extreme ..
Comment 19 Sep 2017
Greece has failed to abide by a 1991 EU Directive on the treatment of urban wastewater, the EU Court of Justice ruled on Thursday, ordering ..
News 15 Sep 2017
Bulgaria, Hungary and Romania will need to commit some €6bn by 2020 to improve access to quality water supplies and to comply with EU drinking ..
News 12 Sep 2017