Nine million people a year are estimated to die worldwide because of pollution, and more than 400,000 in the EU alone, according to a new ..
News 20 Oct 2017
More than half of all rivers in England and Wales are polluted with wastewater, according to a report by environmental group WWF ..
News 18 Oct 2017
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
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
The European Commission has announced a slew of measures targeting environmental impacts on the seas ..
News 5 Oct 2017
French socialist MEP Eric Andrieu has urged the European Commission to postpone a decision on the fate of controversial herbicide glyphosate until after a European ..
News 4 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
PepsiCo, Proctor & Gamble and Unilever are among major multinationals set to make commitments on ocean protection at a conference in Malta this week ..
News 2 Oct 2017
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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
Upgrading large wastewater treatment plants to remove residues of medicinal drugs, pesticides and biocides could cost Europe €110 billion ..
News 27 Sep 2017
The Netherlands has proposed to amend the EU law on genetically modified organisms (GMOs) to exempt plants produced using an array of new breeding techniques ..
News 19 Sep 2017
Environmental lawyers have filed a complaint against the Greek state for blocking civil society from challenging permits for the country’s coal power plants ..
News 14 Sep 2017
The UK is flouting its duty to ensure adequate air quality and protect the health of its citizens, according to a highly critical UN report ..
News 12 Sep 2017