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    • Pollution,Nature

    WWF urges government action on water pollution

    The campaign group WWF warned that a lack of political will, rather than a lack of EU legislation, is jeopardising Europe's rivers, as government and ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution

    EEA report warns of extent of mercury pollution

    Atmospheric mercury levels are five times above natural levels in Europe despite a raft of EU legislation to control the poisonous heavy metal, according to ..
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    • Transport,Pollution

    German car giants face EU emissions investigation

    The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether German carmakers BMW, Daimler, Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche colluded to restrict diesel emissions treatment ..
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    • Chemicals,Pollution

    Italy unveils new plans to tackle water pollution

    Italy’s minister for the environment Sergio Costa has announced plans to set stricter limits for polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in groundwater to tackle water pollution ..
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    • Climate,Transport,Pollution

    MEPs back 45% CO2 cut for cars and vans

    The low-emission vehicle sector is set to receive a boost after the European Parliament’s environment committee backed ambitious plans to reduce CO2 emissions from cars ..
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    • Pollution

    EU auditors urge tougher action on air quality

    Europe should avoid adopting legislation or supporting projects that contribute to increased air pollution, a senior EU auditor has said upon publication of a new ..
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    • Waste & Resources

    PVC firms sign new 2025 recycling pledge

    VinylPlus, the European PVC industry’s voluntary sustainable development programme, has announced a commitment to recycle 900,000 tonnes of PVC per year by 2025 ..
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    • Chemicals

    ECHA consults on authorisation for bisphenol A

    Permission would be needed to use or market one of Europe’s most widely-used organic chemicals, alongside 17 others, under plans published on Wednesday by the ..
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    • Waste & Resources

    Breaking free from plastic

    Plastic is a hot topic across the continent, and Brussels is no exception. Worryingly, despite ranking fifth on the black list of single-use plastic items, ..
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    • Waste & Resources

    Campaigners warn over single-use plastic proposals

    Plans for an EU-wide directive to tackle single-use plastics must ensure that conventional materials are not substituted with bio-based plastics when the reform is implemented, ..
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    • Pollution

    ECJ to rule on imprisoning leaders over air quality

    A Bavarian court will ask the the European Court of Justice (ECJ) to review whether German courts can imprison officials for failing to act on ..
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    • Waste & Resources,Pollution

    EU-Iran support package touches on green issues

    The European Commission will support Iran to tackle its environmental challenges with a €8m fund as part of a wider package to support the country’s ..
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    • Waste & Resources

    Commission urged to abandon plastic clean-up proposal

    An EC single-use plastic directive proposal to require EU plastic makers to solely bear the costs of litter clean-ups should be abandoned, a coalition of ..
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    • Packaging

    French plastic penalty plans could ‘hurt’ consumers’ pockets

    France’s plans to introduce a new penalty system on non-recyclable packaging next year could have unintended economic consequences for consumers and could increase costs for ..
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    • Waste & Resources

    Trade groups back mandatory recycled plastics plan

    A European Parliament draft report containing proposals to make it compulsory to produce beverage containers with at least 25% of recycled plastics by 2025 has ..
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