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British Environment Minister Presses Plastic Microbead Ban
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 15 2016

Microbeads remain a hot issue both domestically and abroad. In a mid-June 2016 appearance before Parliament's Environmental Audit Committee, UK


EFSA4Bees Takes Holistic Approach to Improving Bee Health
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • March 4 2016

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has launched a website and blog “dedicated to its work on bee health.” Dubbed the EFSA4Bees campaign, the


EFSA risk profile assesses use of insect protein in food and feed
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • October 16 2015

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has issued a scientific opinion assessing any potential risks associated with the use of insect protein in


EU Parliament to vote on draft law to ban cloned animals in food
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • June 19 2015

The Environment and Agriculture committees of the European Parliament have approved a draft bill that would ban the cloning of all farm animals


Report faults EU regulators for derailing debate over endocrine- disrupting chemicals
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • May 29 2015

The Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO) has alleged that companies used "numerous tactics from the corporate lobbyist playbook" to persuade several


Ecetoc proposes “multiple perspective” approach to nanomaterial grouping
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • September 11 2014

The European Centre for Ecotoxicology and Toxicology (Ecetoc) Task Force on Nanomaterials has analyzed existing methods of grouping nanomaterials for


EFSA rejects emergency measure to ban GM maize
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • France, European Union
  • August 8 2014

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has rejected the evidence submitted by France "in support of its request to prohibit the cultivation of


EC conducts public consultation on transparency measures for nanomaterials
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • July 10 2014

The European Commission (EC) has launched a public consultation seeking stakeholder views as to whether available information about the presence of


EFSA issues scientific opinion on pathogens in fresh and frozen berries
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • June 27 2014

The European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA's) Panel on Biological Hazards (BIOHAZ) has issued a scientific opinion on the risk posed by Salmonella


EU adopts new ABS biodiversity rules
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • April 4 2014

The European Parliament has adopted new rules on access to genetic resources and the fair and equitable sharing of benefits resulting from their use