The European Investment Bank has agreed in principle to part finance a huge lithium-ion battery plant in northern Sweden, a key project in the EU ..
News 16 May 2019
The cement sector has barely made any progress on reducing its total carbon emissions in part because of a lack of clear policies to promote ..
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The European Commission faces a legal challenge over its decision to grant approval to three recycling companies to use the endocrine disruptor diethylhexyl phthalate ..
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Five member states have proposed a new EU-wide treaty to protect investment decisions between different countries, in a move that NGOs argue could expose governments to ..
News 23 May 2016
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The UK government has shelved proposals to increase tax on a range of energy-saving materials, including solar PV and insulation, which would have seen VAT ..
News 24 Mar 2016
A number of environmentally harmful products and substances could benefit from lower tariffs under a new environmental goods trade deal, a leaked document has revealed ..
News 16 Sep 2015
The EU court has again told Germany to implement EU limits on heavy metals in toys ..
News 9 Jul 2015
The EU court ruled on Thursday that the UK has violated EU rules by offering a reduced VAT rate for energy-saving materials that improve buildings’ ..
News 4 Jun 2015
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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, ..
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