The EU Council has given final approval to new rules on persistent organic pollutants, CO2 emissions limits for trucks, public procurement of clean vehicles, and ..
News 13 Jun 2019
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Europe could be compelled to recycle more of its plastic waste after a near unanimous United Nations vote that brings international shipments under the control ..
News 13 May 2019
A senior European Commission official stressed on Wednesday the need for “fair” policy measures if the EU is not to lose the support of society ..
News 30 Jan 2019
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MEPs approved on Tuesday tighter controls on vehicle emissions and safety in the first legislative response to the dieselgate scandal, but rejected calls for a ..
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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 ..
News 8 Aug 2016
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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
Industry fears about global competition could drive member states to reject ‘green goods’ status for products with high environmental benefits, including electric vehicles and bicycles, ..
News 13 May 2016
A draft law to restrict the use of toxic flame retardant decaBDE in the EU has been published by the European Commission. ..
News 11 May 2016
A European Commission review that could end the use of lead-based car batteries should be delayed for a further three to eight years, a report ..
News 18 Apr 2016