Companies that generate plastic waste could face tougher regulation, possible damage to their reputation, and find themselves in court, the lawyers' group Client Earth warned ..
News 24 Jul 2018
Only the imposition of a legal obligation will ensure manufacturers use more recycled plastic in their products, an alliance of trade groups and NGOs have ..
News 20 Jul 2018
The Ukraine is the largest single supplier of illegally exported wood to the EU, exceeding the illegal exports of Latin America, Africa and South East ..
News 16 Jul 2018
Maintaining the protective function of European forests, while adapting them to climate change, will be a core challenge for the Austrian presidency when it reviews ..
News 11 Jul 2018
The results of the public consultation on the product scope of the EU Timber Regulation indicate that several stakeholders are in favour of extending the ..
Comment 10 Jul 2018
- Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy,Packaging
The Austrian presidency will play a crucial role in the conclusion of important legislative dossiers before the end of the legislature term ..
Comment 9 Jul 2018
Environment campaigners have criticised EU member states’ “lack of ambition” on tackling plastic bag pollution on an international day of awareness on the issue ..
News 3 Jul 2018
Madrid city council’s €1.5bn waste prevention and management strategy announced last week, which plans to end incineration by 2025, has been welcomed by environmental groups ..
News 2 Jul 2018
Dutch pension fund ABP said this week it had divested its shares in South Korean conglomerate Posco Daewoo, citing the company’s alleged role in deforestation ..
News 29 Jun 2018
European power generators should be forced to pay a fixed minimum price for the GHGs they emit in addition to the cost of allowances under ..
News 29 Jun 2018