Also in the news, Obesogens are ‘prime contributor to obesity epidemic’, Hormone disruptor BPS’s use in thermal paper growing, London T-charge ‘cuts noxious emissions by a third’ and DEFRA releases corrections to abstraction tables
Also in the news, prime minister sets clean growth ‘grand challenge’, Tesco to cut use of ‘best before’ dates to reduce food waste, mayor presents environment strategy to London Assembly and regulation to ban microbeads in Scotland coming into force
Also in the news, UK to ratify Gothenburg Protocol revision, Environment Agency crushes fly-tipping lorry, £15m sought to help preserve iconic oaks, major bottle manufacturer aims to use more recycled plastic and UN warns Britain over green Brexit pledge
Also in the news, Construction to kick off on the Thames Tideway Tunnel, Hauliers plea for common approach to clean air zones, Shetland Tidal Array set to expand
Ten of the biggest stories from the past week: Government suffers new Brexit defeat by Lords, Brexit ‘threatens green protections’, judge questions recycling plant EIA, Silvertown tunnel approved despite air fears and Anglesey waste permit refused
Also in the news, Mysterious source of illicit CFCs narrowed to east Asia, ‘Safe’ doses of glyphosate ‘still risky’, Civil engineering award given to EA for flood scheme and biodegradable coffee cups made from rice husks
Also in the news, government ‘not ready’ for post-Brexit nuclear regulation, deadline set for dieselgate compensation, Lords investigate biosecurity, ECHA to be ‘more open’ about biocidal products, car-free days for London and more…
Also in the news, Government awards £10m for peatland restoration across England, Two years in jail for persistent waste offender and ‘No need’ to build more gas-powered electricity generators
West Brompton | Metropolitan Police Service
Knutsford | Wood
Knutsford | Wood
City of London | Wood
Reading | Wood
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/.