More than 100 industry actors have pledged to more than double the volume of recycled plastic in European products in just six years, but environmental ..
News 20 Sep 2019
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Researchers have found almost three quarters of a range of consumer products tested contained toxic chemicals that raised health concerns ..
News 17 Sep 2019
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- Waste & Resources,Pollution
Portuguese firms face fines of up to €5 million for mishandling of electronic waste under tough new controls ..
News 16 Sep 2019
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- Waste & Resources,Products
A decision by the Danish government to ban ‘non-stick’ chemicals associated with health and environmental risks from paper food packaging has prompted green groups to ..
News 4 Sep 2019
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- Waste & Resources,Chemicals,Products
- Climate,Energy,Nature,Paris Agreement
The EU should “massively expand the role of public finance” to tackle climate change in a socially just manner, according to a platform of think-tanks ..
News 2 Sep 2019
- Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy
Despite cutting the amount of waste sent to landfill, EU countries have not managed to reduce the overall waste produced per person, Eurostat said on ..
News 22 Aug 2019
- Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy,Packaging
Germany’s environment ministry has unveiled plans to force the producers of disposable plastic packaging to help foot the bill for waste clean up, in line ..
News 13 Aug 2019
- Chemicals,EU's Circular Economy,Packaging
A major producer of non-stick coatings has confirmed it no longer manufactures three ‘non-stick’ products for food packaging, prompting calls for further EU action ..
News 13 Aug 2019
- Waste & Resources,Packaging
Portugal’s finalised urban waste plan has removed controversial proposals for a major expansion of waste-to-energy, instead focusing on separate collection of packaging and bio-waste ..
News 6 Aug 2019