The Danish government has pledged to reduce the pesticide load on people and nature through stricter controls, more information and better monitoring, under a five-year ..
News 3 Nov 2017
The average car on Europe’s roads is 10.7 years old, and two out of every five are powered by diesel, the most polluting fuel, a ..
News 3 Nov 2017
Many regions and national governments are flouting EU rules on the public disclosure of permits granted to installations under the industrial Emissions Directive, according to ..
News 2 Nov 2017
Climate campaigners have condemned the Polish government as “irresponsible” after it launched legal action against new EU rules limiting power station emissions ..
News 30 Oct 2017
The European Parliament has called for tighter rules on environmental liability, including mandatory insurance for operators and better guidance for member states ..
News 27 Oct 2017
The European Commission has launched a ‘fitness check’ of key EU water policies, inviting initial feedback ahead of a public consultation in the first half ..
News 23 Oct 2017
Nine million people a year are estimated to die worldwide because of pollution, and more than 400,000 in the EU alone, according to a new ..
News 20 Oct 2017
More than half of all rivers in England and Wales are polluted with wastewater, according to a report by environmental group WWF ..
News 18 Oct 2017
The estimated toll of premature deaths attributed to exposure to NO2 pollution rose by 7,000 to 75,000 in 2015, according to an annual report on ..
News 12 Oct 2017
Less polluting vessels will pay lower charges to use the port of Hamburg under a proposed review of fees that was announced on Monday ..
News 10 Oct 2017
The European Commission has announced a slew of measures targeting environmental impacts on the seas ..
News 5 Oct 2017
The entire population of Greater London, almost nine million people, lives in areas exceeding WHO guidelines on the most dangerous particulates, new data have revealed ..
News 4 Oct 2017
PepsiCo, Proctor & Gamble and Unilever are among major multinationals set to make commitments on ocean protection at a conference in Malta this week ..
News 2 Oct 2017