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                  Regions need to recycle better

                  Regions need to recycle better

                  The conference debated on waste management targets and some key economic instruments helping to improve waste prevention and recycling performances

                  EU gets rid of ozone-harming chemicals

                  EU gets rid of ozone-harming chemicals

                  Europe is engaging to reduce ozone layer-harming chemicals with the result that use of harmful substances is gradually being replaced with less harmful substances

                  Pressure against shale gas rules

                  Pressure against shale gas rules

                  A recent study reveals how oil companies and lobby groups set themselves to a common offensive in Brussels to prevent more severe regulations on shale gas

                  EU, biodiversity in danger

                  EU, biodiversity in danger

                  Some recent reports conducted by European Union member States have shown an alarming situation in the preservation of marine waters and their biodiversity

                  African parliamentaries against land grab

                  African parliamentaries against land grab

                  A declaration by African parliamentary reppresentative resolved to strengthen existing laws at the national and regional level to prevent fraudulent land deals on the continent, following a conference organized in Kigali.

                  The future of the EU ETS market

                  The future of the EU ETS market

                  A new report by the Committee of the Environment (CE Delft) says that the European Commission is using an “outdated” list to grant allowances to risk industries relocation abroad

                  Air pollution and Chemical Coolants

                  Air pollution and Chemical Coolants

                  A new publication by the Scripps Institution of Oceanography state Sea-level rise-a growing threat can be cut significantly by reducing local air pollution along with factory-made coolants called HFCs.

                  Combating illegal logging in Asia

                  Combating illegal logging in Asia

                  A new report by the Asia Forest Partnership (AFP) says that forests in Asia play a critical role in providing a variety of useful services to the livelihood and social stability of millions of people

                  EU Emissions Trading Scheme

                  EU Emissions Trading Scheme

                  A new report by Sandbag says that the EU ETS will now drive less than zero net abatement over 2008-2020, and now threatens to cancel out nearly 700 million tonnes of abatement delivered by other policies in the Climate and Energy package.

                  Climate change and food: a new trade-off

                  Climate change and food: a new trade-off

                  A study by the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) has investigated the effects of crop yield and livestock feed efficiency scenarios on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from agriculture and land use change in developing countries.

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