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    • Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy

    New data reveals EU reliance on virgin materials

    Eurostat figures show that in 2014 secondary materials accounted for only 11.4% of overall material use in the EU and recycled critical raw materials made ..
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    • Waste & Resources

    Mixed views voiced over EC's plastic strategy

    Environmental bodies have welcomed the European Commission’s plastic strategy but insist that it is still not doing enough to reduce plastic consumption ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution

    MEPs call for tougher global action on marine litter

    MEPs have called on the Commission and member states to do more to take tougher action on marine pollution by voting through a resolution an ..
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    • Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy,Packaging,Packaging

    EU plastics strategy focuses on recycling drive

    The European Commission has set out plans to increase the recyclability of packaging in a 'plastics strategy' that also called for increased recycling facilities and ..
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    • Waste & Resources

    Portuguese agency 'manipulated' recycling figures

    An environmental NGO has accused Portugal’s environment agency of inflating the country’s recycling rate for 2016 by incorrectly including around 270,000 tonnes of waste that ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Packaging,Packaging

    Italy’s new rules on plastic bags for food criticised

    New rules to cut the use of plastic bags in Italy have been brought into force, but the measures have been criticised by consumers and ..
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    • Waste & Resources,General Policy

    Brussels planning EU-wide tax to cut plastics use

    The European Commission is planning to introduce an EU-wide plastics tax to reduce pollution and boost revenues, budget commissioner Günther Oettinger said on Wednesday ..
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    • Energy,Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy

    RED II proposal favours incineration over recycling

    Current EU renewable energy policy encourages incineration instead of recycling by offering financial incentives for generating energy from residual waste ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Packaging

    German NGO warns over impact of China plastics ban

    China’s ban on plastic waste imports means Germany’s recycling sector faces a growing plastic backlog over the coming months, an environmental NGO has warned ..
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    • Climate,Transport,Waste & Resources

    Emissions deal reached for non-ETS sectors

    The Council and the European Parliament have reached a provisional deal on post-2020 reforms to a regulation established to set limits on greenhouse gas emissions ..
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    • Climate,Waste & Resources

    Two-thirds of Europeans want joint working on environment

    Two-thirds of Europeans believe that national governments should work with the EU to jointly make decisions on the environment rather than working alone, a new ..
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    • Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy,Packaging

    Parliament, Council reach agreement on waste targets

    The European Parliament and Council have reached an agreement on the final version of revised EU waste laws and have potentially reached a compromise on ..
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    • Waste & Resources,General Policy,EU's Circular Economy

    Businesses call for greater circular economy support

    Greater policy support for resource efficiency could add €324bn to business output by 2030, EU leaders have been told ..
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    • Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy

    Countries overstating recycle rates, says EEB report

    Some of Europe’s top recycling countries could be overstating their rates according to research from the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) ..
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    • Climate,Transport,Waste & Resources

    Iceland's new government sets out green priorities

    Iceland plans to raise carbon taxes by 50% immediately as part of a raft of new environmental measures announced by the country’s incoming government on ..
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