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Commission clarifies status of repaired products in liability rules

Companies that repair but do not substantially alter consumer products should not be held liable for harmful defects, the European Commission has proposed.

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Commission seeks global clamp-down on two bee-harming pesticides

The European Commission has published a draft law that would effectively ban EU sales of food and feed with detectable traces of two neonicotinoid pesticides, clothianidin and thiamethoxam.

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Commission moves forward with ecodesign rules for solar PV

The European Commission is considering setting rules on the repairability, recyclability, energy efficiency and carbon footprint of solar PV systems as part of its new ecodesign initiative.

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EU plans to raise green standards for imported raw materials

An upcoming ‘raw materials act’ will contribute to EU efforts aimed at encouraging trade partners to boost their green standards, according to a trade official from the European Commission.

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EU sets new rules for use of chemical recycling for food packaging

The European Commission has announced that new rules on authorising the use of recycled plastic in food and drink packaging, including through ‘chemical recycling’, will enter into force next month.

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Von der Leyen promises critical raw materials act

The European Commission president confirmed an upcoming legislative act to secure EU access to critical raw materials at home and from abroad in her ‘state of the union’ speech on Wednesday.

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