EU edges closer to full ban on lead in hunting and fishing

Ending the use of lead shot and fishing tackle would bring net benefits to society, an expert committee of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has said, paving the way for the European Commission to propose a ban.

by Simon Pickstone

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here


Call: 020 8267 8120

30-day free trial 

Gain full access and pay nothing for the first 30 days

Sign up


Prices on request

  • Full access to for 12 months
  • Infringements Dashboard - Understand how current environmental directives are being interpreted and where the pitfalls are for member states
  • Individual and bespoke multi-user packages available

See all benefits