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Britain's major retailers vow to end microbead use
Mon, 08 Jun 2015 08:30:00 GMT
Almost all of Britain's major retailers have pledged to phase out harmful microbeads from their own-brand cosmetic and beauty products, marking a major victory for environmentalists.
EU agrees 7% cap on 'harmful' biofuels
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 10:11:00 GMT
The European Parliament's Environment Committee has agreed to cap the amount of crop-based biofuel used in the transport sector at 7%.
UK must have power to decide on GM crops, say MPs
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:21:00 GMT
GM crops are an indispensable tool in the fight against global hunger and the UK should retain ultimate power to decide on the technology, MP's have claimed.
EU Ministers block scheme to cut plastic bag waste
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 10:56:00 GMT
A group of European Union (EU) Member States - including the UK, Romania, Greece, Croatia and Poland - is blocking a European Parliament proposal to reduce plastic bag use by 80% by 2019, despite 92% of Europeans agreeing that measures should be taken to reduce single plastic bag use.
IEA: Governments must triple low-carbon spending
Tue, 05 May 2015 15:26:00 GMT
Public spending on low-carbon technology must be tripled if we are to stay within global warming limits, the International Energy Agency (IEA) has warned.
Sustainability stats: This week in numbers
Fri, 01 May 2015 01:00:00 GMT
The biggest news of the week came from the highest court in the land, when the Supeme Court ruled in favour of ClientEarth and ordered the UK Government to clean up its act on air pollution.
Spill Control & Pollution Prevention DVD
Thu, 10 Feb 2011 12:20:00 GMT
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Geotech's commitment to our customers
Wed, 04 Nov 2015 11:57:00 GMT
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