The EU Council has given final approval to new rules on persistent organic pollutants, CO2 emissions limits for trucks, public procurement of clean vehicles, and ..
News 13 Jun 2019
WebNews 8 May 2019 External Content
Most EU governments have failed to submit by the end of April deadline National Air Pollution Control Programmes (NAPCPs) for meeting national 2020 and 2030 ..
News 30 Apr 2019
The European Commission has approved a Polish government investment of €36m in a new electric vehicle battery plant in the Dolnoślaskie region ..
News 28 Jan 2019
- Transport,Waste & Resources,Pollution
A Rotterdam-based shipping firm has been fined €780,000, in addition to a substantial settlement, for the illegal disposal of an end-of-life container ship that was ..
News 21 Jan 2019
Strict workplace exposure limits for diesel exhaust fumes and seven other known carcinogens moved a step closer on Wednesday ..
News 24 Oct 2018
Fuel and transport lobby groups have called on MEPs to back proposals to count the CO2 savings of ‘low carbon fuels’ when calculating lorry emissions ..
News 17 Oct 2018
Several EU member states have exceeded limits of ammonia (NH3), and nitrogen oxide (NOx) with agriculture and transport the main culprits, according to new data from the ..
News 9 Jul 2018
The European Parliament’s employment and social affairs committee has voted to add a workplace exposure limit for diesel exhaust emissions to the EU’s revised carcinogens ..
News 6 Apr 2018
The EU has the world’s second highest death toll caused by nitrogen oxide emissions from diesel as its policies have failed to tackle emissions from ..
News 15 May 2017
WebNews 4 May 2017 External Content
A green light from the European Parliament has paved the way for EU countries to ratify a global treaty on liability for toxic accidents at ..
News 10 Apr 2017
A large group of European trade associations has urged the European Commission to remove four lead compounds used in batteries from a list of substances ..
News 20 Jan 2017
WebNews 23 Jun 2016 External Content
A draft law to restrict the use of toxic flame retardant decaBDE in the EU has been published by the European Commission. ..
News 11 May 2016