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The waste gap in Spain: The difficulties of the new law for municipalities

The waste gap in Spain: The difficulties of the new law for municipalities | CONAMA | FuturENVIRO | Waste | Recycling | Circular Economy

AIMPLAS to develop new sustainable materials and processes to reduce vehicle emissions through weight...

The LIGHTCAR project, funded by the Valencian Innovation Agency (AVI), is developing new composite materials with improved eco-friendly properties that will reduce the weight of electric vehicle batteries by 50%-70%. The focus on weight reduction in the automotive industry involves reducing battery consumption in electric vehicles so they emit less CO2.

Satellites detect large methane emissions from Madrid landfills

Satellites detect large methane emissions from Madrid landfills

European Green Deal: Commission proposes transformation of EU economy and society to meet climate...

European Green Deal: Commission proposes transformation of EU economy and society to meet climate ambitions

Spanish Draft Bill on climate change and energy transition passed

El Congreso aprueba el Proyecto de Ley de cambio climático y transición energética

NGOs and aviation sector call for long-haul emissions to be covered by EU’s Sustainable...

NGOs and aviation sector call for long-haul emissions to be covered by EU’s Sustainable Aviation Fuels mandate

Monitoring methane emissions from gas pipelines

For the first time, scientists, using satellite data from the Copernicus Sentinel missions, are now able to detect individual methane plumes leaking from natural gas pipelines around the globe. Methane is one of the...

MITECO presents updated Royal Decree on nitrate contamination for hearing and public information

El MITECO presenta para audiencia e información pública una actualización del Real Decreto sobre contaminación producida por nitratos

Green pandemic recovery essential to close climate action gap – UN report

UNEP’s annual Emissions Gap Report 2020 finds that, despite a dip in 2020 carbon dioxide emissions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the world is still heading for a temperature rise in excess of 3°C this century. However,...

Tecam has been awarded a new emissions treatment project for the metal sector in...

This Russian company is one of the main metal producers worldwide. It produces metals with very low carbon content and it is one of the first metal companies to manufacture ecological products. The project has been...

Two new pilot plants will test carbon capture technology developed by European CARMOF project...

The decarbonization of the economy is one of society´s main challenges, as described in SDG 13 of the United Nations Global Compact. To meet this challenge, AIMPLAS, the Plastics Technology Centre, coordinates the European...

Air pollution in a post-COVID-19 world

This year, satellite data have been widely used to monitor fluctuations in air quality brought on by strict COVID-19 measures. The Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite, part of the European Copernicus programme, has been continuously mapping changes...

On the mend: the ozone layer

Scientists first raised alarm about the ozone layer in the late 1970s, when they discovered that chemicals were destroying this protective shield. Ozone-depleting gases (ODSs) used in aerosols, refrigerators and air-conditioners were depleting the...

Repsol to develop two major emissions-reductions projects in Spain

The first project involves building one of the world’s largest plants to manufacture net zero emissions fuels, using CO2 and green hydrogen generated with renewable energy. The second project is a plant for generation of...

Caring for biodiversity to protect our health

Nature has a message for us and it is increasingly urgent that we pay heed to it: human health depends on the health of the planet. Human activity has reduced the wealth of terrestrial...

Government sends first Climate Change and Energy Transition Bill to Parliament, seeking to achieve...

On the proposal of the Ministry for Ecological Transition and Demographic Challenge (MITECO), the Spanish Cabinet sent the first draft of the Climate Change and Energy Transition Bill (PLCCTE) to the Spanish Parliament on...

Record global carbon dioxide concentrations despite COVID-19 crisis

The most recent data from the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) shows global carbon dioxide (CO2) levels rising sharply. In April 2020 the average concentration of CO2 in the atmosphere was416.21 parts per million (ppm),...

Coronavirus lockdown leads to improved air quality but no substitute for climate action

The World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) has warned that reduced emissions arising from the economic crisis caused by coronavirus are no substitute for climate action. Efforts to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic have slashed economic activity...

European Commission adopts a new Circular Economy Action Plan – one of the main...

With measures along the entire life cycle of products, the new Action Plan aims to make our economy fit for a green future, strengthen our competitiveness while protecting the environment and give new rights...

Tecam: awarded with the Tank Storage Awards 2020 Environmental Performance category for its reduction...

Thanks to the work of Tecam’s engineers and technical staff, 99.9% of the pollutant emissions were reduced at Koole’s terminal in the port of Rotterdam, The Netherlands. During its first year running, the equipment...

Summit for Global Sport Leaders to Build Ambition Ahead of COP26

  The Sport Positive Summit 17-18 March at Wembley Stadium in London is taking place in the run up to the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow (COP26), in collaboration with UN Climate Change (UNFCCC)...

#EUGreenDeal: Billion-euro plan for European ecological transition

While all Member States, regions and sectors will need to contribute to the transition, the scale of the challenge is not the same. Some regions will be particularly affected and will undergo a profound...

0.5% sulphur cap for ships enters into force worldwide

From 1 January 2020, the maximum sulphur content of marine fuels is reduced to 0.5% (down from 3.5%) globally – reducing air pollution and protecting health and the environment. Sulphur Oxide emissions from ships'...

European Commission presents EU Green Deal, a roadmap to make the continent climate-neutral by...

The European Commission yesterday presented the European Green Deal, a set of initiatives that will be launched progressively by the Commission in the coming years with a view to making Europe the first continent to achieve...

BREATHING CLEANER AIR, A SHARED CHALLENGE

Let us recall the words of Lebanese analytical chemist Najat Saliba, who leads the Analytical and Atmospheric Lab at AUB, and has received the L’Oréal-UNESCO Award for Women in Sciences. In a recent publication,...

Global emissions reduction of 7.6 % per annum needed over next decade to keep...

On the eve of a year in which nations are due to strengthen their Paris climate pledges, a new UN Environment Programme (UNEP) report warns that unless global greenhouse gas emissions fall by 7.6 per...

Greenhouse Gas Concentrations in Atmosphere Reach Yet Another High

Levels of heat-trapping greenhouse gases in the atmosphere have reached another new record high, according to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO.) This continuing long-term trend means that future generations will be confronted with increasingly...

EU makes 22 new commitments for clean, healthy and safe oceans and launches The...

Commissioner Karmenu Vella, responsible for Environment, Maritime affairs and Fisheries will represent the EU at this conference and call for increased action for ocean governance: “Ocean sustainability is a global challenge that needs crosscutting and international...

Shaping Suez 2030, a new environmental plan

Given the key trends in our business - the continued growth of the circular economy and its impact on our customers, the emergence of new business models and new competitors, combined with a profound...

Asia’s largest artificial lake welcomes its first two emission-free vessels

Danfoss Editron has provided the electric power equipment for Beijing’s first two electric workboats. The vessels will carry out water quality control testing and engineering operations on the Miyun Reservoir, which is the largest...

By today, humanity will have used all the resources that nature can replenish in...

 On July 29, humanity will have used nature’s resource budget for the entire year, according to Global Footprint Network, an international sustainability organization that has pioneered the Ecological Footprint. The Ecological Footprint adds up all of people’s...

Kunak-Labaqua to monitor the air quality and noise pollution in the Balearic ports

The APB (Port Authority of the Balearic Islands) has selected the joint venture formed by Kunak-Labaqua to deploy a monitoring system for air quality and noise pollution in the ports belonging to the APB. Kunak-Labaqua...

Climate change will cost 80 million jobs in 2030

Highlighting that the world’s poorest countries will be worst affected, particularly in West Africa and South-East Asia, the International Labour Organization (ILO) warned that the lost output will be equivalent to 80 million full-time...

Almar Water Solutions attends Water Innovation Europe 2019

Almar Water Solutions took part in the Water Innovation Europe 2019 held last Wednesday in the BluePoint Conference Centre of Brussels, in Belgium. The event, with the slogan Water Meets Energy, Energy Meets Water, focused on the water-energy...

SEOPAN says Spain invests per inhabitant 45% less than europe in the environment

Despite the deficit in infrastructures of the integral water cycle and waste treatment and non-compliance with European regulations in both areas, Spain invests 45% less than the average of European countries in infrastructure per...

World Environment Day – How the world came together to #BeatAirPollution

From clean-ups in Tokyo to tree planting in Zimbabwe, World Environment Day was celebrated around the globe. With a theme of air pollution, China hosted the international day of action. With 7 million people...

City of Madrid Waste Prevention and Management Strategy ratified

The Governing Body of Madrid City Council has ratified the final version of the Waste Prevention and Management Strategy 2018-2022, drafted by the Department of Environment and Mobility. This strategy envisages a transformation of...

European Commission promotes circular economy and green partnerships in Mexico

Yesterday and today an EU delegation led by EU Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Karmenu Vella visited Mexico to promote the circular economy, resource efficiency and sustainable and inclusive growth in the...

Commission helps Member States to better apply EU environment rules to protect citizens and...

Today, the Commission published the second Environmental Implementation Review (EIR), part of its initiative launched in 2016 to improve the implementation of European environmental policy and commonly agreed rules in all EU Member States. Implementing EU...

China to host World Environment Day 2019 on air pollution

Approximately 7 million people worldwide die prematurely each year from air pollution, with about 4 million of these deaths occurring in Asia-Pacific. World Environment Day 2019 will urge governments, industry, communities, and individuals to come...

1 in 3 Spanish firms setting emissions targets in line with Paris Agreement climate...

A new report detailing how some of Spain’s biggest companies are increasingly setting the most ambitious, science-based emissions reductions targets is published today by CDP, the global environmental impact charity. The CDP climate change report:...

Climate Impacts Top WEF’s 2019 List of Risks

In the latest edition of its Global Risks Report, the World Economic Forum ranks environmental threats at the top of the list for the third year in a row - both in terms of impact...

World Bank Group Announces 50000M$ for Climate Adaptation and Resilience

The World Bank Group on January the 15 launched its Action Plan on Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience. Under the plan, the World Bank Group will ramp up direct adaptation climate finance to reach $50 billion...

Next European Climate Change Adaptation conference will be held in May in Lisbon

The city of LISBON welcomes the 4th European Climate Change Adaptation conference (ECCA), at the Centro Cultural de Belém (CCB) from 28 to 31 May 2019. The city was selected by the European Commission...

Strong growth in global CO2 emissions expected for 2018

Global carbon emissions are set to hit an all-time high in 2018 – according to researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA) and the Global Carbon Project. The new data for 2018 reveals...

Waste-to-Energy’s contribution to the “Long-term EU greenhouse gas emissions reductions strategy”

GHG emissions from waste management have shown a strong decrease, in particular thanks to the development of recycling and other recovery processes, including Waste-to-Energy. This has led to increased landfill diversion and a subsequent...

United Nations Conference on Climate Change in Katowice calls for urgent measures

The guidelines will provide clarity on how to implement the landmark agreement fairly and transparently for all. Specifically, they will strengthen international cooperation by ensuring that national contributions to the global effort are transparent, responsibility...

“COP24 Katowice: The Day After” Conference

  Climate change is the biggest challenge for the planet, society and companies. The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) report indicates that we are deviating from the goals set in the Paris Agreement...

Healing Ozone Layer Helps Climate Action

The latest Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion reveals a healing ozone layer, global warming reduction potential, and options for more ambitious climate action. The quadrennial review from the Scientific Assessment Panel of the Montreal Protocol will be...

Madrid City Council steps up odour control in Valdemingómez

This new contract will enable the Madrid Municipal Department of Environment and Mobility to carry out real-time monitoring of odour emissions, allowing the effectiveness of measures implemented to be assessed. In specific terms, it...

Natural gas-fueled Econic trucks with Allison transmissions help Stuttgart win battle against fine dust...

In a major expansion of its efforts to reduce particulate and noise emissions, AWS Abfallwirtschaft Stuttgart plans to acquire 30 additional Mercedes-Benz Econic NGT (Natural Gas Technology) refuse trucks equipped with Allison 3500 fully...

The European Environment Council adopted conclusions on delivering the EU action plan for the...

Yesterday, the Environment Council adopted conclusions on delivering the EU action plan for the circular economy. The Council reconfirmed the potential of the circular economy to achieve sustainable growth and to reduce the dependency...

Spain supports World Bank in new climate change initiative

The Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Food and Environment participated in the 2nd edition of the Innovate4Climate Congress held in Frankfurt (Germany) recently. The event brought together all the most relevant international actors in the...

Report sounds alarm on soil pollution

Soil pollution poses a worrisome threat to agricultural productivity, food safety, and human health, but far too little is known about the scale and severity of that threat, warns a new FAO report released...

Barack Obama to participate in Circular Economy and Innovation summit in Madrid

Leading worldwide actors from areas of science, economics and sustainable development will attend the Circular Economy and Innovation summit. Over 1,000 Spanish participants from companies, community leaders, institutions and government will discuss the importance of this...

A Sustainable Solution: SRF Production Facility Saves One Million Tons of CO2

On February 28th, 2018 the company ThermoTeam Alternativbrennstoffverwertungs GmbH celebrated 15 years of successful SRF production at the Retznei site in Styria with guests from politics, business and research, and announced more investments in...

Experts Establish Blueprint to Gauge Impact of Climate Change on Cities

Experts have established a global blueprint to better understand climate change, its impacts on cities, and the critical role local authorities play in solving this challenge. Cities are responsible for some 75% of global CO2...

Sustainable finance: Commission’s Action Plan for a greener and cleaner economy

As our planet increasingly faces the unpredictable consequences of climate change and resource depletion, urgent action is needed to adapt to a more sustainable model. Around €180 billion of additional investments a year are...

FAO and Telefónica to boost use of cutting-edge digital technologies to assist farmers in...

FAO and Spain’s Telefonica, one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies, have agreed to work together to leverage the use of cutting-edge digital technologies for agricultural development, food security and nutrition, and specifically, prepare...

The European Commission has approved an investment package of €98.2 million to support Europe’s...

  Today's investment package will contribute towards improving the quality of life for European citizens in five areas: Nature, Water, Air, Wasteand Climate Action. The investment covers 10 projects in Belgium, Denmark, France, Greece, Lithuania, Malta, Spain and Sweden. The...

Fashion Industry, UN Pursue Climate Action for Sustainable Development

The fashion industry and UN Climate Change are searching how best to work together to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the sector and have fashion’s voice heard in international negotiations under the United Nations...

Broadspectrum participates in the ground-breaking project to improve air quality

The Ferrovial Services’ Australian subsidiary created the VAM Abatement Safety Project with other Australian companies in the mining industry. The initiative seeks to reduce methane emissions from underground coal mining operations by 90%. This...

A study for the EC coordinated by CENER gathers information on ILUC GHG emissions...

Research experts of the Biomass Department of CENER (National Renewable Energy Centre of Spain) have coordinated the project commissioned by the European Commission to gather comprehensive information on, and to provide systematic analysis of...

EU approves new rules for Member States to drastically cut air pollution

Today the European Parliament and the Council have signed into law the new National Emissions Ceilings (NEC) Directive, based on a Commission proposal that sets stricter limits on the five main pollutants in Europe....

Member States to benefit from over €222 million investments for environment, nature and climate...

The European Commission has approved an investment package of €222 million from the EU budget to support Europe’s transition to more sustainable and low-carbon future under the LIFE programme for the Environment and Climate...

UNFCCC Statement on the US Decision to Withdraw from the Paris Climate Change Agreement

The Secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) regrets the announcement by the President of the United States that his government will withdraw from the Paris Climate Change Agreement.The Secretariat...

Energy-related CO2 emissions in the EU, down slightly in 2016

Eurostat estimates that in 2016, CO2 emissions from fossil fuel combustion decreased by 0.4% in the EU, compared with the previous year. CO2 emissions are a major contributor to global warming and account for...

CI3 uses environmental monitoring system SMairT in the Living Lab

Environmental monitoring system SMairT SMairT is an environmental monitoring system which enables knowing about air quality indexes and creating a data cloud to control atmospheric pollution. This is done by using low cost devices that...

U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions fell 1.7% in 2016

The U.S. Energy Information Administration’s new Today in Energy brief looks at what’s behind the decline is U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions during 2016. U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions in 2016 totaled 5,170 million metric tons...

Isabel García Tejerina announces drafting of new Plan AIRE 2017-2019

On April 5th last, the Spanish minister of Agriculture, Fisheries, Food and Environment, Isabel García Tejerina, announced the drafting of a new National Air Quality and Protection Plan (Plan AIRE) for the period 2017-2019....

Car emissions: MEPs urge EU Commission and member states to clean up their act

The non-binding recommendations to the Commission and the Council are based on a final report by the Committee of Inquiry into Emission Measurement in the Automotive Sector (EMIS). Members concluded that although the EU Commission...

GRDF, SUEZ and Sagemcom launch the WIZE Alliance to promote Industrial IoT networks

GRDF, SUEZ and Sagemcom are announcingthe creation ofthe WIZE Alliance,an open and non-profit association promoting an international standard for the Industrial Internet of Things. The association is bringing together major international players from the...

Government passes Royal Decree to curb emissions of fluorinated greenhouse gases

The Spanish Cabinet, acting on a motion presented by the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Food and Environment; the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport; the Ministry of Employment and Social Security; and the Ministry...

Commission warns Germany, France, Spain, Italy and the United Kingdom of continued air pollution...

The European Commission urges 5 Member States to take action to ensure good air quality and safeguard public health. More than 400 000 citizens die prematurely in the EU each year as a result of...

Climate change poses increasingly severe risks for ecosystems, human health and the economy in...

The observed changes in climate are already having wide-ranging impacts on ecosystems, the economy and on human health and well-being in Europe, according to the report ‘Climate change, impacts and vulnerability in Europe 2016’....

EU approves new rules for Member States to drastically cut air pollution

When fully implemented, the Directive will reduce by almost 50% the negative health impacts of air pollution, such as respiratory diseases and premature death, by 2030. Even if air pollutants are invisible killers, people...

García Tejerina: Improving environmental protection is a task for each and every one of...

The Spanish Minister of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Affairs, Isabel García Tejerina, inaugurated the 8th edition of the Spanish National Environment Congress (CONAMA 2016), which is taking place at the Palacio Municipal de Congresos...

Air quality: MEPs back new national caps on pollutants

“Air pollution is the number one environmental cause of death in the EU”, said lead MEP Julie Girling (ECR, UK). “The political backdrop has changed dramatically over the course of the last three years,...

Morocco officially elected COP22 President with the opening of the Marrakech Climate Conference

The official opening ceremony to the Marrakech Climate Change Conference featured remarks by COP22 President Salaheddine Mezouar, COP21 President Segolene Royal, UNFCCC Executive Secretary Patricia Espinosa, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Chair, Hoesung...

Paris Climate Change Agreement comes into force

The World Bank Group has released the following statement from World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim with regard to the Paris Climate Change Agreement going into force: “November 4, 2016, is a defining moment...

SEAT and Aqualia create the first 100% Spanish alternative fuel from waste water

SEAT and Aqualia have joined forces to develop the innovative SMART Green Gas project, which aims to obtain 100% Spanish origin, renewable biofuel from waste water to be used in compressed natural gas (CNG)...

Mayors call for more powers and urgent reforms to help cities finance action on...

Mayors of the world’s major cities have called for national governments and international financial institutions to help finance low-carbon and sustainable projects. These reforms are crucial for implementing the New Urban Agenda and meeting...

Countries agree to curb powerful greenhouse gases in largest climate breakthrough since Paris

Nearly 200 countries struck a landmark deal to reduce the emissions of powerful greenhouse gases, hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), in a move that could prevent up to 0.5 degrees Celsius of global warming by the end...

EU Ministers approve EU ratification of Paris Agreement

In a historic move, EU ministers approved last Friday the ratification of the Paris Agreement by the European Union. The decision was reached at an extraordinary meeting of the Environment Council in Brussels. This...

Air Pollution Deaths Cost Global Economy US$225 Billion

Air pollution has emerged as the deadliest form of pollution and the fourth leading risk factor for premature deaths worldwide. Those deaths cost the global economy about US$225 billion in lost labor income in...

Leaders’ Statement on a North American Climate, Clean Energy, and Environment Partnership

On June 29th, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, President Barack Obama, and President Enrique Peña Nieto shared a common commitment to a competitive, low-carbon and sustainable North American economy and society: The Paris Agreement was a...

Poor air quality and climate change are the two greatest threats to human health...

Poor air quality, climate change, unhealthy lifestyles and the disconnection between people and the environment are increasingly affecting human health in the region, finds the latest Global Environment Outlook (GEO-6) assessment for the pan-European...

Two New UNEP Reports On Air Quality Show More Can Be Done To Tackle...

As global air quality declines, threatening to add to the seven million people air pollution kills each year, action in some air quality areas points to political will to tackle this "global public health...

New assessment shows that improved air quality in Latin America and the Caribbean would...

The Assessment, released on May 23 last by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC), found that poor air quality and global warming is already affecting vulnerable...

IDB Group sets goal to increase financing for climate change to 30 percent of...

The Boards of Governors of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) – together, the IDB Group – endorsed the objective of increasing the volume of climate-related financing to 30 percent...

Veolia and Suministros de Agua la Oliva reduce energy consumption of desalination plants in...

  The Spanish subsidiary of Veolia Water Technologies has successfully completed work to enhance the energy efficiency of three reverse osmosis seawater desalination plants belonging to Suministros de Agua la Oliva, a publicly owned company...

New policy recommendations to facilitate EU action against environmental crime

Although there are differing opinions on the exact definition of environmental crime, the project, which hosted its final conference in Brussels from 17 to 18 February 2016, worked on the basis that environmental crime...

ESPO joins Think Climate to support emissions reductions in ports

Tackling global climate change is a concern of all European ports. European ports overall consider that the 2015 Paris Climate Conference is a historic milestone for enhancing global collective action and moving towards a...

EC adopts ambitious package of new circular economy measures backed by €6,150 M

EC adopts ambitious package of new circular economy measures backed by €6,150 M to boost competitiveness, create jobs and generate sustainable growth Today the European Commission adopted an ambitious new Circular Economy Package to help...

EMT buses to monitor air quality and pollen levels in Madrid

Buses belonging to the fleet of the EMT, Madrid’s municipal transport company, will soon have the capacity to monitor air quality, pollen levels and different meteorological parameters, thanks to the installation of micro-sensors. The...

Mexico, USA and Canada analyse public environment policies for benefit of region

At the opening of the 15-01 session of the Joint Public Advisory Committee (JPAC) of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC), entitled “Green Growth and Sustainable Competitiveness in North America”, Mexico’s minister of the...
China busca reducir la contaminación del suelo con el apoyo del Fondo para el Medio Ambiente Mundial

China to reduce soil pollution with support from the Global Environment Facility

The World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors approved the Contaminated Site Management Project, which is financed by a $15 million grant from the Global Environment Facility (GEF). This project will help clean up...
La contaminación por ozono en Europa: menos días de alerta, pero concentraciones aun más altas

Ozone pollution in Europe: fewer alert days but concentrations still high

Air pollution by ground-level ozone continued to affect many countries across Europe during summer 2014, according to a new briefing published by the European Environment Agency (EEA). Almost all reporting countries exceeded at least...

World Bank approved a $12 million grant to improve performance and management of MSW...

World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved the Municipal Solid Waste Management Project, financed with a $12 million grant from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to the People’s Republic of China. This project will...
biofuel

New Abengoa biofuel plant inaugurated in USA

Abengoa has announced the official inauguration of its second generation cellulosic ethanol plant in Hugoton, Kansas, located about 90 km southeast of Dodge City. The opening of this facility is a result of the...
air pollution

EU targets for 2025 needed to curb air pollution in Europe

Air pollution is one of the major environmental causes for premature death in the EU which is why the Committee welcomed the European Commission's approach to tackle pollution at its source. Nevertheless in an...
environmental odours consultants

Environmental group, Odournet, appoints Simon Rützel-Grünberg as new CEO

Simon Rützel-Grünberg takes over as CEO at Odournet Group, the multinational sensory sciences and environmental odours consultants. Founder Ton van Harreveld steps down after 25 years and will continue as board member and Chief...