The lack of EU legislation for certain food contact materials has led to “diverging” national rules with potential impacts on food safety and trade, European ..
News 20 Jan 2017
Governments in the International Maritime Organization have agreed to cap the sulphur limit of marine fuels to 0.5% in 2020 in a decision welcomed by ..
News 28 Oct 2016
Environment MEPs have called on the European Commission to confirm criteria to identify endocrine disrupting chemicals to address risks posed by their presence in food ..
News 25 May 2016
- Energy,Pollution,Markets & Corporate
A group of five member states has warned that EU regulation is jeopardising energy security by undermining the competitiveness of European petroleum refineries ..
News 24 May 2016
Most EU member states have backed calls to develop specific restrictions for contaminants in food contact materials, a recent European Parliament survey has found ..
News 13 May 2016
- Waste & Resources,Packaging,Packaging
Member states must tighten controls over producers and importers of food contact materials, according to the MEP leading a review of industry rules ..
News 3 May 2016
An Icelandic watchdog has warned of poor implementation of international marine pollution laws ..
News 8 Dec 2014
Spain will continue to fight alleged environmental infringements off the coast of Gibraltar, in spite of the European Commission’s decision that no law has been ..
News 26 Aug 2014
Spain has pledged to strengthen sanctions against offshore ship refuelling in protected habitats surrounding Gibraltar, as diplomatic tensions escalate ..
News 19 Aug 2013
Finland will spend €30m over three years to help its shipping industry comply with limits on maritime air pollution, according to the country's budget plans ..
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