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    • Pollution,Products,Packaging

    Plastic bottle measure could cost €8.7bn, says sector

    European Commission proposals to require plastic drinks bottles to have tethered caps to prevent litter could cost firms up to €8.7bn, according to new industry-commissioned ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution

    Commission shelves non-toxic environment strategy

    The current European Commission is not planning to produce a long awaited 'strategy for a non-toxic environment' before it leaves office, the head of its ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution,Nature

    ‘Worrying’ levels of farm waste in EU waterways

    An EU-wide study of water bodies near intensive livestock farms has revealed the presence of over 100 different plant and animal protection products, including several ..
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    • Climate,Energy,Pollution

    Closing EU coal plants ‘could save €78bn’

    EU coal power plant owners could save €78bn by closing loss-making facilities in line with the Paris Climate Agreement, new analysis suggests ..
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    • Pollution,Nature

    EU ‘falling short’ on 2020 green goals

    The EU is failing to meet its objectives to protect biodiversity and natural capital, while efforts to tackle air and water quality are stalling, the ..
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    • Pollution,General Policy

    Campaigners warn against laxer water standards

    Governments are seeking to weaken regulations on the quality and environmental standard of Europe's lakes and rivers, the campaign group WWF warned on Wednesday ..
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    • Pollution

    MEPs call for action on air pollution

    The European Parliament’s environment committee has called for more action from the EU and member states on air pollution. ..
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    • Transport,Pollution

    Health impact of traffic fumes ‘€67bn a year’

    The health impact of air pollution from road transport is costing tens of billions of euros annually across the EU, but is set to fall ..
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    • Climate,Energy,Pollution

    Ten firms behind 70% of health impact from coal

    Ten European companies were responsible for nearly 70% of the health damage caused by coal power plants in 2016, environmentalist campaigners claimed on Tuesday ..
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    • Pollution,Products

    Austria seeks compromise on plastic litter rules

    Governments appear to be considering changes to their position on proposals to limit single-use plastic products in a bid to reach a compromise with MEPs ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution,Nature

    Farmers call to back Council on fertiliser cadmium

    European farmers’ groups have called MEPs to support proposals by governments for weaker cadmium limits in fertiliser in the latest round of negotiations next week ..
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    • Transport,Pollution

    Denmark calls for EU rules on NOx truck fraud

    The Danish government has called on the European Commission to develop new rules for member states after its testing revealed lorries equipped with widely available ..
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