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.
IP/19/466  24-01-2019 - Commission takes Spain to Court for failure to protect the Doñana Wetlands 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 24 January 2019 Commission takes Spain to Court for failure to protect the Doñana Wetlands. The European Commission is referring Spain to the Court of Justice of the EU over a failure to take adequate measures to protect the groundwater bodies that feed the...
IP/19/465  24-01-2019 - Commission takes Spain to Court for failure to act on protection against flooding 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 24 January 2019 Commission takes Spain to Court for failure to act on protection against flooding. The European Commission is referring Spain to the Court of Justice of the EU over a failure to comply with EU rules on flood prevention under the Floods...
IP/18/6867  19-12-2018 - Single-use plastics: Commission welcomes ambitious agreement on new rules to reduce marine litter 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 December 2018 . The European Parliament and the Council of the European Union have reached a provisional political agreement on the ambitious new measures proposed by the Commission to tackle marine litter at its source, targeting the 10 plastic products most often found...
IP/18/6728  11-12-2018 - Commission launches Circular Plastics Alliance to foster the market of recycled plastics in Europe 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 11 December 2018 Today, the European Commission launches an alliance of key industry stakeholders covering the full plastics value chain as part of its persisting efforts to reduce plastics littering, increase the share of recycled plastics and stimulate market innovation.