Air

Energy-from-waste sector raises questions over latest Best Available Techniques

An energy recovery trade body has said emissions measurement uncertainty 'needs to be tackled' as the EU published a Waste Incineration Best Available Techniques document in its official journal.

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Green groups warn of ‘flood’ of toxic toys from China

The European market is 'flooded' with toxic toys from China, an analysis by the European Environmental Bureau has revealed

Energy

EU must strengthen industrial policy to drive decarbonisation, says expert group

EU policymakers must reform public procurement rules, strengthen research and development, and secure industry’s access to alternative energy and feedstocks if high-emitting sectors are to help the bloc reach carbon neutrality by 2050

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EU trade policy must align with circular economy goals - thinktank

The EU should seek to integrate its circular economy aims with trade policy, an influential thinktank has said

Products

Textiles fourth-largest cause of environmental pressure, EU agency reports

New research shows the average EU citizen consumes some 1.3 tonnes of raw materials and more than 100 cubic metres of water a year through the purchase of textiles in clothing and home furnishings

Transport

EU must embrace green battery revolution, says green group

The European Commission must make it a priority to introduce new rules on the manufacturing, reuse and recycling of batteries, and on improving the sustainability of sourcing raw materials, Transport & Environment (T&E) has said

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