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    • Climate,Energy,Products

    EU kettle standards years away, says official

    The European Commission may get to work this year on developing energy efficiency standards for electric kettles sold in the EU, but the process is ..
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    • Chemicals,Products,Nature

    Neonicotinoid use continues despite ban - analysis

    EU countries are sidestepping an EU ban on bee-harming neonicotinoids, green groups claimed this week, as chemical companies appear in the EU court seeking an ..
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    • Chemicals,Products

    MEPs call for overarching EDC criteria

    A cross-party group of MEPs has supported calls on the European Commission to broaden an EU-wide definition of endocrine-disrupting chemicals to cover all products and ..
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    • Chemicals

    EU decaBDE restrictions to enter force

    New restrictions on the use of the toxic flame retardant decaBDE will apply from 2 March 2019, but campaigners questioned the extended exemption periods for ..
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    • Chemicals,Products

    Commission tables fourth version of EDC criteria

    The European Commission has removed a controversial derogation in draft criteria for endocrine disrupting chemicals in its latest bid to overcome member state opposition to ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Products

    MEPs seek greater focus on product durability

    The European Commission should facilitate the replacement of batteries to promote repairable and durable products, an MEP in the European Parliament’s environment committee has recommended ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Chemicals

    Used electronics to be excluded from EU chemicals law

    The European Commission has proposed to continue authorising the reselling of electronic equipment containing hazardous substances beyond 2019 to curb waste ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Products

    UK urged to exceed the EU's green product standards

    The UK should adopt post-Brexit standards for resource efficient products that exceed those discussed in the EU, an alliance of sustainable business experts has urged ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Products

    EU scientists expose gaps in food contact material rules

    The lack of EU legislation for certain food contact materials has led to “diverging” national rules with potential impacts on food safety and trade, European ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Products,The EU's Circular Economy package,Packaging,Packaging

    MEPs set to vote for more ambition in circular economy

    An emerging deal among the European Parliament’s political groups on the circular economy package suggests higher recycling targets may survive next week’s vote ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Products

    Business seeks circular economy boost from VAT reform

    Businesses and civil society are calling for lower VAT rates for certain products to promote the circular economy as the European Commission starts its review ..
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    • Chemicals,Products,Markets & Corporate

    EU names bisphenol A among new SVHCs

    The ubiquitous polycarbonate monomer and epoxy resin constituent bisphenol A has been formally named as a substance of very high concern under the EU REACH chemicals regime ..
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    • Waste & Resources,The EU's Circular Economy package

    Boost waste food reductions with tax exemption – ENVI rapporteur

    Tax exemptions for ‘waste’ food donated to charity should be introduced across the EU to send a “strong signal” of support for reducing waste, according ..
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    • Climate,Chemicals,Products,COP21: climate crunch

    HFC phase-down could be ‘quicker’ in EU – industry

    The global phase-down of hydrofluorocarbons agreed by 197 countries in October will be too slow and could promote the use of “noxious” alternatives that would ..
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    • Chemicals,Products

    ClientEarth to take DEHP approval case to EU Court

    Environmental law firm ClientEarth is preparing to take a case to end the use of chemical DEHP by plastics recyclers to the European Court of ..
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