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
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
A failure to renew the licence for herbicide glyphosate in the next few weeks would represent a "serious threat" for EU crops, farming lobbies Copa ..
News 8 Apr 2016
A dozen of Europe’s protected natural areas are at risk of environmental damage because EU member states have failed to implement the Birds and Habitats ..
News 8 Apr 2016
- Climate,Energy,Waste & Resources,Chemicals,Pollution,Nature
Latest official statistics paint a mixed picture of environmental progress in agriculture and forestry ..
News 18 Feb 2016
- Waste & Resources,Pollution
The EU’s €300m plan for tackling illegal logging is poorly designed and implemented and has produced only “meagre” results in 12 years, EU auditors said ..
News 22 Oct 2015
The European Parliament has called for an EU-wide industrial disaster risk-sharing facility to be set up to cover any costs going beyond mandatory financial securities ..
News 8 Oct 2015
News 25 Sep 2015
The Portuguese government has published legislative proposals to tackle soil contamination at brownfield sites by requiring site operators to obtain soil quality certificates ..
News 14 Sep 2015
Member states have leeway in implementing the EU’s environmental liability law when it comes to polluted land that has passed into the hands of new ..
News 4 Mar 2015