New EU standards are planned on compostable plastic bags, green infrastructure and monitoring mercury emissions, according to the Commission’s annual work programme for standardisation ..
News 13 Jan 2016
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Member states have agreed new eco-design standards for solid fuel boilers and solid fuel space heaters after watering down emission levels ..
News 17 Oct 2014
It is proving difficult to agree air emission limits for the appliances because of concerns among member states over the cost of compliance ..
News 3 Feb 2014
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The European Commission has strengthened proposed ecodesign requirements for solid fuel boilers, setting stricter limits for particulate matter ..
News 29 May 2013
Environment ministers in Dublin “broadly welcomed” proposals to boost sales of green products. Many saw a need for better implementation of air pollution law ..
News 24 Apr 2013
Denmark wants to align its legislation with the more stringent standards on particulate matter in place in Germany, a major market for Danish manufacturers ..
News 6 Dec 2012
Adopting ecodesign standards for small domestic solid fuel boilers would substantially reduce emissions of fine particulates, air quality experts have heard ..
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