Air Pollution responsible for about 467 000 premature deaths in Europe

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  In a stark warning  to EU officials, a new report by European Environment Agency (EEA) says, air pollution has significant impacts on the health of Europeans, especially in urban areas.  According to EEA, air quality slowly improves but air … Continued

Germany wants EU to remove recycling targets, fueling speculations about its motives….

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  European Commission’s Circular Economy Package (CEP) sets the municipal waste recycling targets at 60% by 2025 and 65% by 2030. For packaging waste, a 75% recycling target was set by 2030. These targets launched in December 2015 by Vice … Continued

Europe’s diesel drama: Countries turn a blind eye to protect their car industries, killing tens of thousands of people annually

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  You thought environmental cheater Volkswagen was the worst guy around? It has been around a year since Germany’s Volkswagen got caught cheating about the emissions of its diesel cars. Volkswagen is one of the largest car companies in the … Continued