Many NGOs warn about food safety and faster trade talks as a potential risk for consumers, while EU institution defend the improvement on trade talks with the US
The European Environment Agency (EEA) updated the information on climate change, publishing thirteen climate change indicators not included in the 2012 report.
According to the European Union, the organic farming sector has significantly grown in last ten years, with number of farms and holdings increasing by more than 50 percent
EU is renewing the attempt to update regulation on novel foods, after last proposal was rejected three years ago over ethical and safety concerns
The conference debated on waste management targets and some key economic instruments helping to improve waste prevention and recycling performances
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
According to the European Commission’s experts, insufficient investment may prevent EU member States from meeting their targets
(Italiano) Tra Europa e Russia è guerra del gas, per l’UE la soluzione e’ cercare il metano altrove in modo da ridurre la dipendenza dalle riserve russe che equivalgono al 25% dei suoi consumi
Some recent reports conducted by European Union member States have shown an alarming situation in the preservation of marine waters and their biodiversity
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.