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Prosecutors fine Bosch 90 million euros for emissions cheating role
24 May 2019
Waste & Resources,Products,Packaging
Proposal for a waste hierarchy in line with the Circular Economy
21 May 2019
EU faces rise in plastics incineration as UN shipment rules take effect
Global rules hailed by campaigners as a weapon against the dumping of plastic waste on developing countries could have the unintended consequence of increasing incineration ..
20 May 2019
Transport,Waste & Resources,Pollution,Products
Tighter rules on plastic waste shipment could boost EU recycling
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 ..
13 May 2019
EU carbon pricing ‘not main driver’ of emissions reductions
While the EU is on course to meet its targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from industry, its emissions trading scheme has not been the ..
9 May 2019
NGO joint letter on Stockholm Convention exemptions for PBDEs
29 Apr 2019
EU ETS: Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway to start auctions on the common auction platform soon
26 Apr 2019
Spain accused of emissions trading scheme evasion
New interconnectors with North Africa appear to be facilitating the import to Spain of electricity generated by fossil fuels, a coalition of green groups has ..
17 Apr 2019
Carbon prices across the EU soar to post-crisis high
11 Apr 2019
Waste & Resources,Pollution,Nature
EC: green rules could save member states €55 billion a year
Fully implementing the EU’s environmental legislation could save the EU economy around €55 billion a year, environment commissioner Karmenu Vella has said ..
5 Apr 2019
Plastics vote: a vision of creating circular economies and societies emerges
The European Parliament voted in Plenary yesterday to approve the Single-Use Plastics Directive, bringing us one step closer to a world without plastic cotton buds, ..
2 Apr 2019
EU ETS: data shows continued growth in aviation emissions
CO2 output from sectors covered by the EU ETS fell by 3.5% in 2018 compared to 2017, but emissions from aviation kept growing and those ..
2 Apr 2019
Waste & Resources,Chemicals,Pollution
Waste electrical goods: collection rates compared
27 Mar 2019
EU ‘on track’ to halve emissions by 2030 - report
Existing climate policies will halve the EU’s greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 on 1990 levels, but the bloc could realistically reduce its emissions by almost ..
26 Mar 2019
Plastic: governments 'positive' on tighter shipment rules
A Norwegian proposal to tackle marine pollution by extending UN rules on international shipment of hazardous waste to recovered plastic is supported by EU governments, ..
22 Mar 2019
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