Intelligence for environmental professionals. Britain's leading green business journal and website. Subscribe
Despite ministerial pressure for big firms to produce environmental reports, a survey of top UK firms shows little recent progress
The Environment Agency has issued a league table of corporate environmental offenders based on fines meted out in 1998
Brominated flame retardants look increasingly threatened as a World Health Organization report recommends substitution and Sweden considers a phase-out
After being forced to make concessions in the Lords, the Government faces further opposition from the Tories who might yet derail the pollution prevention and control Bill
Early UK implementation of the new EC Directive on drinking water could save millions in pipe repairs - at the expense of having to report exceedances of other limits
Flaring of landfill gas is to be subject to emission controls for the first time, under new Environment Agency guidelines
UK policy on environmental taxation came to a head in March when Gordon Brown made several far reaching announcements in his Budget. We report in detail on the forthcoming climate change levy - and the treatment of energy-intensive industries and renewables - and on announcements concerning the landfill tax, transport, fuels, aggregates and pesticides
Progress in detecting endocrine disruptors in the environment, and understanding their modes of action, is now being made. We report from a scientific meeting in Switzerland
A Lords report has urged the development of a radioactive waste repositary “without delay” - alongside an overhaul of existing institutions
Latest news from our sister site ENDS Europe www.endseurope.com.
News about the waste-to-energy and biomass energy industries from one of our sister sites www.endswasteandbioenergy.com/.