The European Parliament has given its backing to a provisional agreement on the EU’s Horizon Europe research and innovation programme, which will include a sharper ..
News 17 Apr 2019
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Lawmakers should take into account the indirect contribution chemicals firms make to climate action when drafting a European definition of 'sustainable' investment, industry representatives have ..
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Among the 28 EU member states the British and Dutch economies use natural resources in the most efficient way, according to Eurostat figures for 2015 ..
News 8 Jul 2016
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Only three EU countries and two regions have adopted strategies on material resource efficiency, a survey by the European Environment Agency has found ..
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The EU could reduce the cost of climate action by replacing VAT with a carbon added tax on products, think-tank CE Delft has said ..
News 17 Jul 2015
European Bioplastics has published a new LCA ahead of a parliament committee vote on European Commission plans to cut the use of plastic bags ..
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Danish MEP Margrete Auken recommends a strengthening of the European Commission's proposal to reduce the use of carrier bags ..
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The level of the tax to be paid by manufacturers and importers of fluorinated gases will vary according to the substances’ global warming potential ..
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An EU strategy to be adopted after the summer will help improve the environmental performance of buildings, says industry commissioner Antonio Tajani ..
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