Food systems have to be aligned with environmental sustainability and the focus shifted from downstream recovery to cutting oversupply, said a study on Thursday by ..
News 16 Nov 2017
The City of Paris aims to cut its carbon footprint by 80% and be 100% powered by renewables by 2050. The goals were set as ..
News 10 Nov 2017
The Swedish government is to set up a chemical substitution centre at the state-owned RISE research centre in Borås to help smaller companies to replace ..
News 8 Nov 2017
- Climate,COP23: call to action
Action by subnational governments to cut CO2 emissions has not moved fast enough to take up some of the slack as central governments struggle to ..
News 2 Nov 2017
Environmental groups are calling on MEPs to push for tighter rules on the burning of trees and unsorted waste to generate ostensibly renewable energy ..
News 18 Oct 2017
Members of the Carpathian Convention vowed to increase cooperation on climate change and sustainable agriculture adding a new article and a protocol to the document ..
News 13 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
- Chemicals,Markets & Corporate,Nature
Inadequate diets and environmental impacts resulting from modern food systems are making people sick and costing billions, a report has warned ..
News 9 Oct 2017
Eighty five per cent of free trade agreements contain provisions to protect the environment, a team of researchers has found ..
News 28 Sep 2017
More than 190 scientists have urged European lawmakers to abandon an approach to EU forestry legislation that would 'threaten biodiversity, increase net CO2 and encourage ..
News 25 Sep 2017
The EU has ‘no clear plan’ for meeting the UN’s 2020 sustainable development goals it signed up to two years ago, NGOs warned on Monday ..
News 25 Sep 2017
The consumption of ozone-depleting chemicals in Europe fell by 13% in 2016 compared to the previous year, the European Environment Agency said on Thursday ..
News 14 Sep 2017
The Swedish government will more than double what it spends on nature conservation and environment compared with the average for 2006-2014 ..
News 5 Sep 2017
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 ..
News 17 Jul 2017
- Climate,General Policy,Markets & Corporate
Expert proposals to classify sustainable assets in the EU and set standards for green bonds have “great potential” to help the bloc lead on green ..
News 14 Jul 2017