Several EU member states have yet to fully implement regulations to combat the trade in illegal logging two years after the policy came into force, ..
News 22 Apr 2015
- Waste & Resources,Products
Twelve member states have not fully implemented EU rules on illegally logged timber that have been in place since March 2013, says the Commission ..
News 1 Aug 2014
A 2013 ruling means the country cannot have a ban while the EU is considering applying restrictions under REACH, the Danish EPA explains ..
News 4 Jul 2014
The Court of Justice of the EU has rejected Germany’s request to maintain its toy safety standards for heavy metals arsenic, antinomy and mercury ..
News 14 May 2014
WebNews 22 Apr 2014 External Content
Seventeen percent of companies checked by inspectors as part of a pan-European REACH enforcement project had not properly registered some chemicals ..
News 31 Mar 2014
A fifth of the 71 electrical and electronic products checked by Sweden’s chemicals agency in 2013 breached the RoHS directive on hazardous substances ..
News 25 Mar 2014
The European Commission has issued a final warning to Germany over the way it has treated Daimler’s continued use of the restricted refrigerant ..
News 23 Jan 2014
In a vote on Wednesday, the European Parliament has reversed its environment committee’s decision to classify pollen as an ingredient of honey ..
News 17 Jan 2014
Document Watch 19 Dec 2013 External Content
On Friday, the Court of Justice of the EU has said the European Commission breached GM authorisation rules in the case of the Amflora potato ..
News 16 Dec 2013
Document Watch 8 Nov 2013 External Content
Judges say NGOs should have been given information on the exact composition of a approved herbicide, including its impurities and additives ..
News 9 Oct 2013