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France Bans Plastic Cups, Cutlery
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, France
  • September 16 2016

France has reportedly passed a ban on plastic cups, knives, forks and plates as part of an ecological initiative, Energy Transition for Green Growth


European Industry Associations Publishing Environmental Guidelines for Essential Oil Producers
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • July 28 2016

European industry associations are publishing new guidelines to assist essential oil producers in determining the environmental effects of their


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
  • European Union, France
  • 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