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EU Parliament approves Biocidal Products Regulation

The EU Parliament approved in Second Reading the Regulation concerning the making available on the market and use of biocidal products. The new regime is expected to be fully applied as of 1 September 2013. Read More

EU Parliament approves new WEEE Directive

In recent years, negotiations have been underway with the objective of revising the WEEE Directive: the EU Parliament held its second reading of the proposal. Read More

More synergy between REACH and occupational health and safety policies

The EU Parliament adopted a resolution on the mid-term review of the European strategy on healthy and safety at work. The aim of this recommendation is notably to reinforce the EU legislation on health and safety at work. Read More

Recent pesticides decisions

Upshot of recent pesticide decisions and relevant deadlines. Read More

Upcoming in 2012

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EU Emissions Trading Scheme to include chemical companies

The start of the 3rd phase of the implementation of the EU ETS is scheduled for 2013: the scope of the scheme will be broadened with the inclusion of specific chemical industries. Read More