The European Food Safety Authority must disclose key studies on the toxicity and carcinogenicity of glyphosate, a controversial herbicide widely used across Europe, EU judges ..
News 7 Mar 2019
Seven out of eight member states have failed to fully implement the EU’s ambient air quality (AAQ) directive, according to an audit report published on ..
News 31 Jan 2019
The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether German carmakers BMW, Daimler, Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche colluded to restrict diesel emissions treatment ..
News 18 Sep 2018
A Bavarian court will ask the the European Court of Justice (ECJ) to review whether German courts can imprison officials for failing to act on ..
News 28 Aug 2018
German environment NGO Deutsche Umwelthilfe has taken the German government to court over claims that it failed to act in tackling water pollution ..
News 18 Jul 2018
The EU Court of Justice rejected on Thursday a call by Poland to scrap legislation designed to increase the cost to industry of emitting greenhouse ..
News 21 Jun 2018
The EC's decision not to refer Spain to the ECJ for ongoing breaches of EU air quality limits will promote repetition of these infringements, according ..
News 18 May 2018
The European Commission should send nine governments to Europe’s highest court for failing to demonstrate that they have taken adequate measures to tackle air pollution, ..
News 15 May 2018
The EU’s General Court has dismissed a claim for damages brought by a group of nearly 1,500 citizens over the European Commission’s adoption of the ..
News 11 May 2018
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
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German environmental NGO Deutsche Umwelthilfe has won the right to make statements on the results of “real-life” tests it had carried out on Volkswagen diesel ..
News 26 Oct 2017