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July 29, 2015
DSM's nutritional products segment (Kaiseraugst, Switzerland) and Evonik's nutrition and care arm (Essen, Germany) on Wednesday announced that they have entered into a joint...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/DSM-and-Evonik-to-develop-algae-based-omega-3-fatty-acids-for-animal-nutrition_72503.html
July 23, 2015
France’s parliament has adopted a law on energy transition and green growth, which contains a series of legislative proposals aimed at protecting the environment, including...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/France-proposes-green-measure-including-compostable-plastic-bags_72395.html
July 17, 2015
Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have “strongly opposed” a draft EU law related to genetically modified (GM) food or feed. The European Commission proposed earlier...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/MEPs-strongly-oppose-draft-EU-law-on-GMOs-in-food-feed-call-for-plan-B_72207.html
July 16, 2015
The company cites a recent US Supreme Court ruling that will delay implementation of higher pollutants standards for coal-fired power plants, hurting the demand outlook for activated carbon....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Cabot-plans-$500-million-impairment-charge-because-of-Supreme-Court-MATS-ruling_72196.html
July 16, 2015
Members of the environment committee of the European Parliament have called for “more ambitious national caps” on emissions of six main pollutants in the European Union in...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/MEPs-call-for-tougher-national-limits-on-air-pollutants_72189.html
July 8, 2015
The European Parliament on Wednesday endorsed reforming the EU Emissions Trading System (ETS), following informal agreement with the European Council. The reform involves reducing the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/European-Parliament-adopts-MSR-industry-says-it-will-not-reduce-emissions-but-will-drive-up-costs_72009.html
July 7, 2015
Chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt) says that is supports the goal of a sustainable, circular economy in Europe. But overzealous regulations on industrial waste, such as...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/VCI-EU-waste-rules-must-not-be-allowed-to-stifle-production_71971.html
June 26, 2015
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) has started a project with goal of establishing a framework for the risk assessment of the various factors that cause stress in...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/EFSA-launches-project-to-investigate-factors-that-damage-honeybee-colonies_71693.html
June 15, 2015
A peak in worldwide energy-related emissions could be achieved as early as 2020 and at no net economic cost, says the International Energy Agency (IEA; London) in a special report on...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/International-Energy-Agency-highlights-likely-success-factors-for-Paris-climate-summit_71317.html
May 25, 2015
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) has issued a call for additional information on in support of its efforts to evaluate the risks posed to bee by certain...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/EFSA-requests-new-information-on-the-risk-to-bees-of-three-neonicotinoids_70658.html
May 11, 2015
The European Parliament’s environment committee approved draft plans this week under which EU member states would have to enforce emission limits on from medium-sized combustion...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Europe-to-limit-emissions-from-medium-size-combustion-plants_70259.html
May 6, 2015
The European Council, under the current Latvian presidency, and members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have agreed on a draft law to reform the European Union’s Emissions...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/EU-ETS-Market-stability-reserve-to-start-in-2019-VCI-warns-of-additional-cost-burden-for-chemical-industry_70125.html
April 20, 2015
Israel’s largest refining and petrochemicals group, Oil Refineries Ltd. (ORL; Haifa), a part of Israel Corp., on Sunday was ordered by the mayor of Haifa to close five plants in...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Israel-orders-plant-closures-in-Haifa-over-cancer-scare_69590.html
April 16, 2015
Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Germany in 2014 fell in comparison with those in the previous period for the first time in three years, the federal environment ministry (UBA)...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Germanys-greenhouse-gas-emissions-fall-YOY-for-first-time-in-three-years_69476.html
April 16, 2015
Environmental and sustainability consultancy ERM (London) says it has acquired ReachCentrum (Brussels) from Cefic. ReachCentrum is involved in the registration market for the European...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Cefic-to-sell-ReachCentrum-to-ERM_69473.html
April 15, 2015
The US chemical industry is poised to capitalize on the increased supply of energy and feedstocks that will allow it to reestablish itself as a leading global supplier, ACC president...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/ACCs-Dooley-remains-confident-on-US-shale-advantage-and-TSCA-reform-prospects_69459.html
April 15, 2015
Industry groups welcomed House draft legislation aimed at reforming US chemical management, with both ACC and Socma testifying on 14 April before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on the Environment and the Economy in support of the bipartisan discussion draft of the TSCA Modernization Act of 2015....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Industry-expresses-support-for-House-TSCA-reform-bill_69437.html
April 14, 2015
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) has published its annual overview on chemicals in food. The report is targeted at the general public and aims to give...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/EFSA-publishes-annual-overview-for-general-public-on-chemicals-in-food_69412.html
April 8, 2015
Renewable chemicals firm BioAmber (Minneapolis) says it has entered into a technology license agreement with Johnson Matthey Davy Technologies (JM Davy) that will enable BioAmber to...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/BioAmber-licenses-JM-Davy-BDO-and-THF-technologies_69295.html
March 26, 2015
The presidency of the European Council, the institution of the heads of state or government of the member states of the European Union, currently held by Latvia, has a mandate to start...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/European-Council-ready-to-negotiate-with-parliament-over-market-stability-reserve_68934.html
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