A group of developed countries, including the EU, the US and Australia, have proposed reducing their production and use of hydrofluorocarbons by 85% by 2036 ..
News 25 Jul 2016
Negotiators have overcome a major roadblock in the Montreal Protocol talks to agree the basic principles covering financial aid for developing countries to reduce their reliance ..
News 18 Jul 2016
Emissions from the global aviation sector will continue to rise in spite of the offset-based system proposed by the International Civil Aviation Organization, according to ..
News 1 Jul 2016
Divisions between EU and developing countries over how the latter should be supported as they reduce hydrofluorocarbons emerged during a recent preliminary meeting, ENDS has ..
News 11 Apr 2016
Climate change will continue to influence levels of UV radiation as global action to limit ozone depletion has not yet translated into lower levels, research ..
News 12 Jan 2015
Over 125 million Europeans are exposed to noise levels above EU guidance, according to the first assessment of the problem by the European Environment Agency ..
News 19 Dec 2014
Three more new ozone-depleting substances have been found in the atmosphere, leading scientists to call for the source to be investigated ..
News 4 Jun 2014
Levels of the four previously unrecorded ozone depleting substances are low but concentrations of one are increasing rapidly, scientists have found ..
News 10 Mar 2014
A report for the government has recommended implementing lower speed limits on major roads and streets to achieve the 2020 target ..
News 25 Feb 2014
EU legislators agreed on Monday that the European Commission should only have the right to be informed of local noise restrictions ..
News 28 Jan 2014
Manufacturers will have to comply with new limits proposed by EU member states. MEPs won some concessions, for example on labelling ..
News 8 Nov 2013