At least 653 companies have failed to meet data safety standards for chemicals under the REACH regulation, according to a German campaign group ..
News 21 May 2019
UN talks on regulating the massive environmental impact of shipping have made slow progress on many of the main issues, including speed restrictions for ships ..
News 17 May 2019
The government of Norway has teamed up with the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) to help the shipping sector meet a target agreed last year to ..
News 14 May 2019
- Transport,Waste & Resources,Pollution,Products
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
Introducing a tax on kerosene could slash the EU’s aviation emissions without causing an overall drop in employment or economic growth, according to a leaked ..
News 13 May 2019
Vehicle emissions limits should be extended to cover ammonia and formaldehyde, and the climate impact of gases such as methane, the International Council on Clean ..
News 10 May 2019
The Spanish region of Andalucia yesterday announced plans to simplify environmental permitting regulations in a move intended to boost investment and employment ..
News 8 May 2019
Delegates at the ninth Stockholm Convention conference in Geneva have agreed to ban perfluorooctanoic acid, commonly known as PFOA, along with its salts and related ..
News 7 May 2019
Amsterdam wants to exclude petrol and diesel vehicles by 2030 and expand its charging network for electric vehicles in an effort to curb air pollution ..
News 6 May 2019
A controversial court system for investor disputes under the EU-Canada trade and investment agreement is compatible with EU law, according to an opinion by the ..
News 3 May 2019
Most EU governments have failed to submit by the end of April deadline National Air Pollution Control Programmes (NAPCPs) for meeting national 2020 and 2030 ..
News 30 Apr 2019
- General Policy,Brexit and the EU
The draft EU withdrawal agreement risks undermining European environmental protections by allowing the UK to lower its standards without repercussions, a new report has warned ..
News 26 Apr 2019
The barriers to public participation in environmental policymaking are “numerous and growing”, the European Environmental Bureau has warned in a report published on Wednesday ..
News 25 Apr 2019
A long-running legal battle between the Spanish government and renewable energy investors has been put under the spotlight by green group Ecologistas en Acción ..
News 17 Apr 2019