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    Opposition builds to proposed neonicotinoids ban

    The European Commission’s recent proposal for a stricter EU-wide ban on neonicotinoids is being contested by both member states and MEPs, according to sources ..
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    • Chemicals,Products,Nature

    MEPs question Brussels’ optimism with organic talks

    MEPs have disputed the European Commission’s claim that EU talks on a new organic farming law have resolved most sticking points, citing concerns over rules ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution

    Brussels seeks 10-year extension for glyphosate

    The European Commission confirmed on Wednesday that it has accepted a proposal from EU health commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis to extend the approval of the herbicide ..
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    • Transport,Chemicals,Pollution

    EU cars and vans drive diesel death toll

    The EU has the world’s second highest death toll caused by nitrogen oxide emissions from diesel as its policies have failed to tackle emissions from ..
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    • Chemicals

    ECHA official defends glyphosate findings

    The European Chemicals Agency had access to much more data when it concluded that the herbicide glyphosate was not carcinogenic, contradicting an earlier WHO study, ..
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    German agency calls for EU action on mobile chemicals

    The German environment agency UBA has suggested making the ability of a chemical to travel through water a key criterion in classifying substances as hazardous ..
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    Global decaBDE ban adopted with aircraft exemptions

    Countries have this week approved a global ban on flame retardant decaBDE, which covers recycled materials but controversially exempts aircraft parts following an EU proposal ..
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    • Chemicals

    Post-Brexit uncertainty over REACH ‘could cost jobs’

    Ongoing lack of clarity on chemical industry regulation after Brexit could be costly for the UK’s balance of trade, British MPs have warned ..
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    • Chemicals

    MEPs seek to scare Bayer off Monsanto acquisition

    Bayer would be making a “terrible mistake” if it were to go ahead with its planned acquisition of the US agrochemicals firm Monsanto, MEPs have ..
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    • Chemicals,Products

    Commission taken to court over construction standards

    Germany has brought legal action against the European Commission over poor implementation of construction standards, which it claims puts environmental protection at risk ..
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    • Chemicals

    MEPs poised to launch inquiry over glyphosate

    Socialist MEPs are “confident” of receiving the necessary backing for a parliamentary inquiry after the European Commission rejected calls for action over the EU approval ..
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    • Chemicals

    ECHA concerned over lack of data on risky chemicals

    Identifying potentially dangerous substances is becoming increasingly difficult due to a lack of information on how they are used and their potential hazards, the European ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution

    UN chemical talks open amid calls for strict bans

    Countries meeting this week to decide on a global ban on flame retardant decaBDE have been urged by campaigners to pass the measure without exemptions ..
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    • Chemicals

    ECHA calls for evidence on lead in jewellery

    The European Chemicals Agency is calling for evidence to back its review of the EU restriction on lead in jewellery ..
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    • Chemicals,Nature

    MEPs question move to revise old nitrogen limits

    MEPs have cautioned against the “legally troubling” proposal by liberal MEP Jan Huitema to revise a 26-year-old EU directive on nitrates to promote manure fertilisers ..
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