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The European Commission must design its forthcoming proposal for a Critical Raw Materials Act to grant sectors essential to Europe’s energy transition access to rare earth metals, nickel, manganese, copper, aluminium, ferrous scrap, and glass-fibre fabrics, trade groups say.
Ireland, Bulgaria, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Portugal and Slovakia have all been referred to the European Court of Justice for breaching EU green rules ranging from landfills to invasive species.
Member state representatives have discussed proposals not to renew approval of three active substances, including one currently subject to a legal challenge at the European Court of Justice.