EU governments should adopt new taxes and put in place stringent targets to cut the use of single-use cups, food and beverage containers, as well ..
News 15 Oct 2019
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Xylella, the Japanese beetle and the Asian long-horned beetle are among a range of species that attack plants and trees that the European Commission has ..
News 11 Oct 2019
The Finnish government may have been in breach of EU nature protection rules when it allowed the issuing of licenses to hunt wolves, according to ..
News 10 Oct 2019
MEPs have given the green light to Janusz Wojciechowski to be the next agriculture commissioner after a second hearing that followed his failure to persuade ..
News 9 Oct 2019
Environmentalists have broadly welcomed an announcement by one of the world’s largest consumer goods companies that it aims to dramatically reduce the plastic waste it ..
News 7 Oct 2019
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Environment ministers are unlikely to agree on upping the EU's 2030 climate target, but the number of countries opposing a 2050 net-zero goal has fallen ..
News 3 Oct 2019
Despite striving to reassure Green MEPs of his ecological credentials, the future of EU commissioner-designate for agriculture, Janusz Wojciechowski, hangs in the balance ..
News 2 Oct 2019
The EU commissioner-designate for environment, Virginijus Sinkevičius, should 'take a stand for Europe’s rapidly declining biodiversity', WWF has said ahead of a hearing at the ..
News 1 Oct 2019
New EU requirements to make household appliances greener have been broadly welcomed by consumer groups, although a trade body has described some of the rules ..
News 1 Oct 2019
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