José Rojo, 8 Jun 2017
The upcoming EU plastics strategy should set product-specific recycling targets, green procurement rules and limit bioplastic use, 15 European environment agencies said on Thursday.
A statement by the regulators, including Germany’s UBA, Italy’s ISPRA and Sweden’s SEPA, urged the European Commission..
21 June 2017
EU member states reached an agreement on Wednesday on the European Commission’s proposal to continue to exempt long-haul flights from the obligation to buy EU carbon allowances.
The EU Council negotiating position, agreed by EU ambassadors, largely follows the Commission’s proposal tabled in February.
This would exte..
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Chile's water regulator SISS met with sector professionals, public organisms and representatives of rural drinking water organizations to explain the new law governing rural water and sanitation systems.
The law was approved by congress in January, after nearly nine years of discussion, and published in February..
31 May 2017
Abuja — A new bill that would establish the National Climate Change Commission and provide framework for the mainstreaming of climate change responses and actions into government policy formulation is underway
The bill, which has scaled the second reading in the House of Representatives, will also create National Counc..
José Rojo, 15 Jun 2017
A dozen repro-toxic and carcinogenic substances will be phased out from the EU market within the next four years following the publication of the European Commission's decision.
The dates from which the sale and use of a range of substances of very high concern will be generally forbidden were published in t..