Frans Timmermans told the European Parliament the circular economy package would be scrapped but replaced next year (photo: European Parliament) All headlines
FROM Politics

Scrapping EU circular economy and air quality plans a ‘colossal blunder’

Draft circular economy plans will be replaced by a “more ambitious” new package next year, the European Commission has announced. But environmental and waste industry groups are outraged

More news

Subscribe Now to the ENDS report: Intelligence for environmental professionals

Introducing ENDS Report UK shale gas and the environment video

Sign in or register to access the full report for free.

Special Reports

  • Environmental Careers 2014

    Special Report: Environmental Careers 2014, May 2014

    The UK jobs market has been a tough place to navigate over the past few years, and environmental careers have not escaped lightly in the downturn. But there are strong signs we are turning a corner, and optimism is growing.

    In this supplement we review the current state of the environmental careers market and look ahead to the coming year.

  • Leadership in energy efficiency: case studies from the Green Economy Awards

    Special Report: Leadership in energy efficiency: case studies from the Green Economy Awards, December 2013

    A special report looking at UK businesses that are leading the way in energy efficiency

  • UK shale gas and the environment

    Special Report: UK shale gas and the environment, November 2013

    The real environmental implications of fracking and the key sustainability challenges facing a future UK onshore shale energy industry