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    • Waste & Resources

    ECJ clarifies definition of waste electrical equipment

    The European Court of Justice has ruled that malfunctioning electrical products should be considered waste under the EU’s waste shipments regulation unless it can be ..
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    • Waste & Resources

    EU court: Dozens of Italian landfills breaching rules

    Forty-four landfills in Italy have failed to comply with EU rules designed to prevent or reduce their environmental and health impacts, the European Court of ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution

    Evidence of microplastic contamination in human gut

    European scientists have detected nine types of microplastics in stool samples from a worldwide sample of subjects, in the first study of its kind. ..
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    • Waste & Resources,General Policy

    ENVI backs plans to improve access to clean drinking water

    The European Parliament’s environment committee has backed a report which calls for pollutant-free drinking water for all European Union citizens ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Infringements Dashboard

    Slovakia fined €1m for flouting 2013 landfill ruling

    The EU's highest court has fined Slovakia €1m for failing to shut down a huge rubbish dump five years after it was ordered to do ..
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    • Waste & Resources

    Italy fined €25m by EU court for wastewater breach

    Italy has been fined €25m by the EU Court of Justice for failing to to implement European law on the selection and treatment of urban ..
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    • Transport,Waste & Resources

    Shipping giant guilty of breaking EU waste laws

    Shipping giant Seatrade has been found guilty of breaking EU waste export laws in the sale of end-of-life ships to South Asian shipbreaking yards ..
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    • Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy

    German NGO slams electro-waste system

    Many German collection and recycling systems for waste electrical and electronic equipment are inconvenient for consumers, not offered nationwide and rely on risky postal transport ..
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    • Waste & Resources

    Spain rapped for ongoing landfills breaches

    The European Commission has urged Spain to put an end to its “systemic breach” of EU rules by sealing and regenerating inert waste landfills ..
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    • Waste & Resources,General Policy

    EU court declares 61 Spanish landfill sites illegal

    Spain is in breach of the EU's Waste Framework Directive for failing to bring 61 landfill sites into line with environmental safety rules, the EU ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Chemicals,Nature

    Commission stands by draft cadmium limits

    A European Commission official has rejected an MEP’s call to soften proposed restrictions on cadmium in phosphate fertilisers ..
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    • Waste & Resources,General Policy,Nature

    EU Council backs specialist units for green crime

    EU member states have proposed setting up specialist police and legal units to tackle environmental crime after UNEP and Interpol highlighted it as a “growing ..
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    • Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy

    Commission outlines key food waste actions at platform launch

    EU guidelines for food waste measurement and food donations have been developed during the first meeting of the European Commission’s Food Waste Platform ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution,General Policy

    Dispute over hazardous waste shipment referred to EU Court

    The European Commission has referred the Czech Republic to the EU Court for its failure to take back 20,000 tonnes of hazardous waste that was ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution,Nature

    Portugal fined €3m for wastewater failings

    The EU court has hit Portugal with a €3m fine and daily penalties of €8,000 for failing to implement the Urban Waste Water Directive ..
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