Environment ministers from around the world meet in Nairobi on Monday to propose inclusive and sustainable multilateral action to tackle the triple planetary crisis of climate change, biodiversity loss and pollution.
Today, the Commission is investing over €233 million in twelve new Strategic Projects across Europe under the LIFE programme to support the implementation of the EU's environmental and climate ambitions under the European Green Deal.
Bulgaria’s first EU Ecolabel cosmetic product - sustainable packaging, sustainable new formula
Severe and prolonged drought events have affected Europe for more than two years and northern Africa for six years, causing water shortages and hampering vegetation growth.
The new law will align 2030 EU air quality standards more closely with the WHO global air quality guidelines.
The Commission and the European External Action service have launched the second edition of its #ForOurPlanet campaign, taking place from 19 February until 31 March.
The deal means that the last intentional remaining uses of the harmful chemical will be prohibited, for example, in dental amalgam.
An example where Green Capitals can contribute with their expertise and achieve more visibility is the yearly COP conference.
The Commission welcomed the provisional political deal reached between the European Parliament and Council on the Commission's proposal revising the Urban Wastewater Treatment Directive.
The Commission has adopted new minimum hygiene standards for products that will make water safer to drink.