The UK is flouting its duty to ensure adequate air quality and protect the health of its citizens, according to a highly critical UN report ..
News 12 Sep 2017
The UK government has confirmed its commitment to being a leader on climate change action after EU withdrawal but given little reassurance on wider environmental ..
News 3 Feb 2017
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Two leading chemical industry bodies have called for a radical rethink on EU energy policy warning that without it the future success of the industry ..
News 22 Sep 2016
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The EU chemical association Cefic has said it will offer the European Commission the sector’s most recent production data to better illustrate the risk of ..
News 10 Jun 2016
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Latest official statistics paint a mixed picture of environmental progress in agriculture and forestry ..
News 18 Feb 2016
After over 40 years of membership, the UK could vote to leave the EU in the summer of 2016. Arguments are being made for and ..
Analysis 21 Dec 2015
Member states have unanimously voted to allow higher concentrations by weight of benzene in natural gas once a volume limit is met ..
News 30 Apr 2015
The new circular economy proposals will seek to tackle problems that EU chemicals legislation poses for the recyclability of products, the first priority action list ..
News 7 Apr 2015
The European Chemicals Agency has asked firms to disclose which chemicals they are using for fracking ..
News 19 Mar 2015
The EU-US free trade agreement currently under negotiation could change the way EU environmental laws are implemented, according to European Parliament research ..
News 14 Jan 2015
The EU’s chemicals register will allow the categorisation of substances used in fracking from 2016, the European Chemicals Agency and European Commission said ..
News 22 Oct 2014
Jean Claude Juncker’s choice for energy and climate commissioner has named electricity interconnection and carbon leakage support for industry among his priorities ..
News 2 Oct 2014
A ‘Red-Green’ alliance is set to take power in Sweden, a change that could usher in stronger environment policies ..
News 15 Sep 2014
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