IP/19/1434  13-03-2019 - EU budget for 2021-2027: Commission welcomes the provisional agreement on funding for the environment and climate action 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 March 2019 The European Commission welcomes the provisional agreement reached by the European Parliament and Council on the LIFE programme for the Environment and Climate Action, as part of the next long-term EU budget 2021-2027.
IP/19/1597  11-03-2019 - Pharmaceuticals in the environment: Commission defines actions to address risks and challenges 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 March 2019 The European Commission has today adopted a Communication outlining a set of actions addressing the multifaceted challenges that the release of pharmaceuticals poses to the environment.
MEMO/19/1598  11-03-2019 - Q&A – Strategic approach to pharmaceuticals in the environment 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 11 March 2019 Q&A – Strategic approach to pharmaceuticals in the environment. 1. Why do we need a strategic approach on pharmaceuticals in the environment? Pharmaceuticals are used in human or veterinary medicine, either as treatments or diagnostic agents.
IP/19/1482  07-03-2019 - Nitrates: Commission decides to refer Greece to the Court of Justice and asks for financial sanctions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 7 March 2019 Nitrates: Commission decides to refer Greece to the Court of Justice and asks for financial sanctions. In April 2015, the Court of Justice of the EU ruled that Greece violated EU law by failing to protect its waters against pollution caused...
IP/19/1475  07-03-2019 - Commission takes Italy to Court over air pollution and failure to properly treat urban waste water 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 7 March 2019 The European Commission decided today to refer Italy to the Court of Justice of the EU in two separate cases regarding environment legislation. The first case concerns air pollution, and a failure to protect citizens against the effects of nitrogen dioxide...
IP/19/1474  07-03-2019 - Commission takes Cyprus to the Court of Justice for failure to properly treat urban waste water 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 7 March 2019 Commission takes Cyprus to the Court of Justice for failure to properly treat urban waste water. The European Commission is today referring Cyprus to the Court of Justice of the EU over its failure to ensure that all agglomerations with a...
IP/19/1480  04-03-2019 - Closing the loop: Commission delivers on Circular Economy Action Plan 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 4 March 2019 All 54 actions under the plan launched in 2015 have now been delivered or are being implemented. This will contribute to boost Europe's competitiveness, modernise its economy and industry to create jobs, protect the environment and generate sustainable growth.
MEMO/19/1481  04-03-2019 - Circular Economy Package Report: Questions & Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 4 March 2019 Today the Commission adopted a Report on its 2015 Circular Economy Action Plan to stimulate Europe's transition towards a circular economy which aimed at boosting global competitiveness, fostering sustainable economic growth and generating new jobs.
IP/19/1128  15-02-2019 - EU invests € 116.1 million to improve the quality of life of Europeans 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 February 2019 New LIFE programme funding will unlock more than € 3.2 billion of additional support to 12 large-scale environmental and climate projects in ten Member States to support Europe's transition to a low-carbon, circular economy.
MEMO/19/1190  15-02-2019 - Annex: LIFE Integrated Projects 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 15 February 2019 Annex: LIFE Integrated Projects. Projects are listed by country of the project leader (coordinator). The figure in parenthesis is the total project budget per country.