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..
The Minister of Environment Khaled Fahmy has launched a new national initiative called “Enough Plastic Bags” aiming at limiting the usage of plastic bags in Egypt.
The Ministry of Environment has inaugurated the initiative in line with the global efforts undertaken to reduce the consumption of plastic bags for representing dangers to ..
7 June 2017 / India, Persistent organic pollutants, Substance registration
India's Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change has formed a committee of experts and officials to create a national action plan to address chemical regulation, management and pollution in India.
The National Coordination Committee was set up in April..