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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution

    EU hopes to spur ‘race to the top’ with plastics ban

    EU proposals to restrict the use of disposable plastic product should be seen as a challenge to other parts of the world to address marine ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution

    Brussels warns business over marine plastic litter

    European businesses will have no choice but to change their behaviour to reduce the “scandalous” volume of plastic waste ending up in the sea, vice-president ..
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    • Transport,Pollution

    Coastal regions see falls in SOx pollution

    EU limits on sulphur in marine fuels has seen SO2 concentrations fall by more than half since 2015 in sensitive coastal areas subject to tighter ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution

    Sweden to ban microplastics in some cosmetics products

    The Swedish government has announced plans to ban the sale of rinse-off cosmetic products containing microplastics from July to help reduce plastic marine litter ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution

    MEPs call for tougher global action on marine litter

    MEPs have called on the Commission and member states to do more to take tougher action on marine pollution by voting through a resolution an ..
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    • Transport,Pollution,Nature

    Iceland eyes earlier shipping emissions curbs

    Restrictions on cruise ships’ emissions are being fast-tracked in Iceland after high concentrations of ultrafine particles and black carbon were detected in Reykjavik last week ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution,Products

    BPA recognised as an endocrine disruptor

    EU experts have agreed to designate bisphenol A a human endocrine disruptor on top of its current repro-toxic classification, paving the way for an EU ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution

    Brussels authorises uses of hazardous chemicals

    The European Commission has authorised four hazardous chemicals that already are or will be banned in the EU for uses such as packaging and electroplating ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution

    Bioplastics ‘no magic bullet’ against pollution

    The EU should adopt mandatory sustainability criteria for bioplastics as they may yet prove to be a “false solution” to plastic pollution, five campaign groups ..
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    • Transport,Pollution

    ‘Landmark’ IMO decision caps marine sulphur in 2020

    Governments in the International Maritime Organization have agreed to cap the sulphur limit of marine fuels to 0.5% in 2020 in a decision welcomed by ..
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    • Pollution,Products,General Policy,The EU's Circular Economy package,Packaging,Packaging

    Member states press EC over ecodesign delays

    EU member states have criticised the European Commission for continuing to delay the publication of an ecodesign work plan as part of its new circular ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution

    European Parliament condemns EDC criteria delay

    MEPs have formally criticised the European Commission’s delay in publishing criteria for identifying endocrine-disrupting chemicals ..
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    • Energy,Pollution,Markets & Corporate

    Member states warn EU legislation risks energy security

    A group of five member states has warned that EU regulation is jeopardising energy security by undermining the competitiveness of European petroleum refineries ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution,Packaging,Packaging

    Member states back tightening of FCM rules

    Most EU member states have backed calls to develop specific restrictions for contaminants in food contact materials, a recent European Parliament survey has found ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution,Products,The EU's Circular Economy package

    EEB calls for 5% waste reuse preparation target

    The EU should set a target to ensure that 5% of all municipal solid waste is prepared for reuse by 2030 as part of the ..
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