Thu. Jan 20th, 2022
Logo of the 7th Environmental Action Plan, followed now by th 8th programme.
INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY
  • Industrial Forum advances work on the implementation of the EU’s Updated Industrial Strategy
ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION PROGRAMME
  • Deal on new EU environment programme sets priority objectives until 2030
  • EU Commission welcomes political agreement on the 8th Environment Action Programme
  • EU-Abgeordnete Jutta Paulus (Grüne/EFA) zum 8. Umweltaktionsprogramm: Das Ende fossiler Subventionen naht
ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT
  • Strategic Environmental Assessment: The Commission calls on FRANCE to improve its national rules
INFRINGEMENTS: HAZARDS
  • Prevention of major accidents involving dangerous substances: the Commission calls on FRANCE to improve its national rules
INFRINGEMENTS: WATER
  • EU Commission decides to refer SPAIN to the Court of Justice of the European Union for poor implementation of the Nitrates Directive
INFRINGEMENTS: WASTEWATER
  • Urban wastewater: Commission calls on MALTA, POLAND, and SLOVAKIA to comply with EU rules
  • Urban wastewater: Commission calls on GREECE to comply with EU rules
INFRINGEMENTS: WASTE
  • EU Commission calls on CYPRUS to improve its treatment of waste
INFRINGEMENTS: AIR QUALITY
  • EU Commission decides to refer Romania to the Court of Justice of the European Union for failure to comply with EU clean air and industrial emissions legislation
INFRINGEMENTS: BIODIVERSITY
  • Nature: Commission decides to refer GERMANY to the Court of Justice of the European Union over failure to sufficiently protect flower-rich grasslands in Natura 2000 sites
  • Nature: Commission is calling on PORTUGAL to implement the Court of Justice ruling on designating special areas of conservation
AQUACULTURE
  • EU Committee of the Regions calls for a European eco-label for aquaculture products and a one-stop-shop for licenses
CHEMICALS LEGISLATION
  • Cefic: Upcoming EU chemical legislation puts Europe’s fourth-largest manufacturing industry at crucial crossroads
GLYPHOSATE
  • EFSA & ECHA: Glyphosate consultations: over 400 submissions collected
PFAS
  • IOGP Input to the Consultation on a Restriction for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)
COVID-19
  • Epidemiological update: Omicron variant of concern (VOC) – data as of 2 December 2021 (12.00)
EU COUNCIL REGISTER
  • CM 5696 2021 INIT Informal videoconferences of the members of the Working Party on the Environment
  • CM 5743 2021 INIT Informal videoconference of the members of the Working Party on International Environment Issues (Biosafety)
  • CM 5750 2021 INIT Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution (CLRTAP): 41st session of the Executive Body (EB 41) (Geneva/hybrid, 6-8 December 2021) – First EU coordination
  • ST 14660 2021 INIT Attendance of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) at the informal videoconference of the members of the Working Party on Forestry on 10 December 2021 – Approval
  • ST 14556 2021 INIT COMMISSION DELEGATED DECISION of 31.8.2021 supplementing Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to rules for the calculation and verification of the weight of materials or substances which are removed after a sorting operation and which are not subsequently recycled, based on average loss rates for sorted waste – Decision to raise objection to a delegated act
EU COMMISSION REGISTER
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) …/… authorising the placing on the market of calcium fructoborate as a novel food under Regulation (EU) 2015/2283 of the European Parliament and of the Council and amending Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/2470
ECHA BRIEFS
  • Watch online: How to search data on substances in the SCIP dissemination portal
EFSA BRIEFS
  • Assessment of the control measures of the category A diseases of Animal Health Law: Newcastle disease
  • Glyphosate consultations: over 400 submissions collected
  • Call for input data for the Exposure Assessment of Food Enzymes – 14th Call

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