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EU Soil Strategy treads carefully
Now it is here – the long-awaited proposal for an EU soil strategy. It treads carefully though, since the Commission’s last trial in 2006 to get a soil directive in place failed. So, this proposal mainly suggests long term objectives for soils and...
Important that Commission’s Sustainable Products Initiative include transparency on chemicals in consumer products
Full transparency is needed on chemicals in consumer products if we are to achieve Sustainable Products and enable a Circular Economy without cycling of hazardous substances that pose risks to humans and the environment.
Positive for biodiversity if EU Parliament votes for limiting bottom trawling
In a new report from the ENVI Committee on the EU Biodiversity Strategy for 2030 there is support for increased protection for marine protected areas and other sensitive marine habitats, such as coastal areas. Restriction of damaging human activit...