Besides polluting land and sea, worldwide growth in the use of plastic could jeopardise the Paris Agreement goal of halting global warming, a report suggests ..
News 15 May 2019
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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
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Norway plans to push for stricter regulation of global plastic waste shipments at a UN summit this week, while at home the government wants to ..
News 6 May 2019
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Fishing and marine organisations from six EU countries plus Israel and Algeria launched today a manifesto calling on Mediterranean governments to support their efforts to ..
News 6 May 2019
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Additives to cosmetic products account for a “relatively tiny” part of microplastics finding their way into the environment compared to agricultural products, an ECHA official ..
News 3 May 2019
- Waste & Resources,Products
Plastic bags labelled as biodegradable, oxo-biodegradable and compostable take more than three years to break down in the environment, according to new research ..
News 2 May 2019
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Fully implementing the EU’s environmental legislation could save the EU economy around €55 billion a year, environment commissioner Karmenu Vella has said ..
News 5 Apr 2019
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