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Farm-to-fork and biodiversity strategies: 15 things you need to know

Farm-to-fork and biodiversity strategies: 15 things you need to know

The European Commission unveiled on Wednesday two closely-linked strategies to tackle biodiversity loss and increase the sustainability of food production. Here are some of the key points in the EU... Read more

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The EU’s circular economy action plan should be put at the heart of the economic recovery in the aftermath of the Covid-19 crisis, environment commissioner Virginijus Sinkevicius told MEPs on Monday

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Commission promises ‘concrete and ambitious’ pesticide reduction target

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Campaigners warn against ‘unlawful’ approval of chromium trioxide

Member states have been urged to reject a proposal to authorise the carcinogenic substance chromium trioxide at a REACH committee meeting this week, with NGOs claiming the approval request was incomplete

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Scientists point to ‘systemic’ failings in EU pesticides regulation

Regulatory failure means potentially unsafe pesticides are coming to market in Europe, a group of scientists have warned in a peer reviewed paper that uses the case of glyphosate to reveal ‘systemic’ abuses in implementing EU law

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