The EU requires a new strategy for the Arctic to take into account the “dramatic” changes the region is undergoing, a top EU diplomat has ..
News 14 Oct 2019
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Lawyers are seeking to force a gigantic coal power station in Poland to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions or close, by arguing its impact on ..
News 26 Sep 2019
The consumption of Ozone-Depleting Substances (ODS) in the EU continued its downward trend in 2018, according to a report by the European Environment Agency ..
News 16 Sep 2019
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A new international standard to estimate the climate impact of emissions such as black carbon and other particulates is being discussed by experts ..
News 2 Sep 2019
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Chlorpyrifos, a widely used pesticide, might face an EU-wide ban after the European Food Safety Authority declared that the substance “does not meet the criteria” ..
News 6 Aug 2019
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) last week firmly refuted media reports that it has proposed closing artificial turf pitches as part of its efforts to ..
News 30 Jul 2019
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EU rules on detergent products have significantly reduced their impact on the environment, a European Commission report concludes ..
News 10 Jul 2019
The European Commission must support new global rules on the export of plastic waste, despite pressure from industry groups to exclude OECD countries, campaigners say ..
News 9 Jul 2019
Three EU-wide petitions on environmental issues are set to open to the public in the coming weeks ..
News 4 Jul 2019
A chemical widely used in non-stick coatings has been added to the European Chemicals Agency list of substances of very high concern because of its ..
News 28 Jun 2019