NEWS / 22 February 2017
ClientEarth has today joined with partners in Italy to launch legal action against the authorities in Lombardy over the region’s filthy air.
We are supporting Milan-based group Cittadini per l’Aria and health charity AIPI to claim their right to clean air and force the authorities to tackle the public health em..
Argentina - Packaging and Labeling, Product Stewardship Overview, Product Take-back
The Ministry of Environment and Public Space of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires has published a resolution (No. 63/MAYEPGC/17) that establishes the Integrated Office Waste Management Stamp Program (GIRO) - a program under the authority of the Und..
Canada refines approach to nanoscale prioritisation
Government expects to publish results in April 2018
22 February 2017 / Canada, Environmental Protection Act, Nanomaterials
The Canadian government anticipates publishing the results of its prioritisation of nanomaterials in April 2018, a spokesperson for Environment and Climate Change ..
Four Polish environmental groups filed a complaint to the European Commission last Friday over Poland’s failure to comply with EU air quality laws.
The groups blamed the national and local governments for a “long-standing neglect in the fight against air pollution because they are trying to protect the coal industry instead of human heal..
Colombia - Restricted Substances Overview
Colombia's Ministry of Commerce, Industry, and Tourism has published a resolution (No. 130) that establishes requirements and procedures for registering in the National Registry of Authorized Importers and Marketers (RUNIC) of raw mercury and mercury-containing products listed in Decree No. 21..