Environment Bill: Non-regression provision 'must be strengthened', say green groups

A new clause in the Environment Bill requiring ministers to make a statement concerning environmental non-regression when introducing bills has been welcomed by green groups as a 'small step forward' that does not go far enough.

by Simon Pickstone
EU leaders bid farewell to the UK. Photograph: John Thys/Getty Images
EU leaders bid farewell to the UK. Photograph: John Thys/Getty Images

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