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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution

    MEPs call for tougher global action on marine litter

    MEPs have called on the Commission and member states to do more to take tougher action on marine pollution by voting through a resolution an ..
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    • Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy,Packaging,Packaging

    EU plastics strategy focuses on recycling drive

    The European Commission has set out plans to increase the recyclability of packaging in a 'plastics strategy' that also called for increased recycling facilities and ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Packaging,Packaging

    Italy’s new rules on plastic bags for food criticised

    New rules to cut the use of plastic bags in Italy have been brought into force, but the measures have been criticised by consumers and ..
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    • General Policy,Packaging,Brexit and the EU

    UK environment strategy promises green Brexit

    UK prime minister Theresa May has pledged to use Brexit to strengthen and enhance environmental standards in Britain, not to weaken them ..
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    • Chemicals,Packaging,Packaging

    MEPs reject call to ban BPA in food packaging

    The European Parliament’s environment committee rejected on Thursday a motion calling for a ban on the endocrine disrupting chemical bisphenol-A in food packaging ..
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    • Waste & Resources,General Policy

    Brussels planning EU-wide tax to cut plastics use

    The European Commission is planning to introduce an EU-wide plastics tax to reduce pollution and boost revenues, budget commissioner Günther Oettinger said on Wednesday ..
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    • Chemicals,Packaging

    MEPs moot ban on BPA in food packaging

    The European Parliament’s environment committee could call for an outright ban on the use of bisphenol-A in plastic food packaging when it votes on Thursday ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Packaging

    German NGO warns over impact of China plastics ban

    China’s ban on plastic waste imports means Germany’s recycling sector faces a growing plastic backlog over the coming months, an environmental NGO has warned ..
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    • Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy,Packaging

    Parliament, Council reach agreement on waste targets

    The European Parliament and Council have reached an agreement on the final version of revised EU waste laws and have potentially reached a compromise on ..
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    • Waste & Resources,General Policy,EU's Circular Economy

    Businesses call for greater circular economy support

    Greater policy support for resource efficiency could add €324bn to business output by 2030, EU leaders have been told ..
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    • Nature

    Brussels plans to axe greening payments in CAP reform

    The European Commission intends to abolish the system of ‘greening’ payments made directly to farmers in exchange for environmental protection measures ..
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    • Energy,Brexit and the EU

    EC go-ahead for all-Ireland capacity mechanism

    The Commission has approved the new capacity mechanism for the jointly operated Irish and Northern Irish electricity market ahead of the first auction of capacity ..
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    • Energy

    EU allows Germany’s solar rooftop tenant subsidy

    Germany‘s law allowing tenants to benefit from solar photovoltaic panels installed on the rooftop was cleared on Monday by the European Commission under EU state ..
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    • Energy

    Creative accounting used to meet 2020 RES target

    Estonia and Luxembourg have signed an agreement on the “statistical transfer of renewable energy amounts” that will help the latter meet its binding 2020 renewable ..
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    • Climate

    Call for ‘carbon tax’ on imports and FDI in fossil fuels

    Border tariffs should be applied to prevent countries outside the EU from gaining a competitive advantage by eschewing climate policies that increase costs for manufacturers ..
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