IEU ENVIRONMENT Telegram 18 July 2016



# GREEN ECONOMY

  • Transition to Green Economy - an event under the Slovak Presidency - 5-7 September 2016, Bratislava, Slovakia

# SDG

  • UN Press briefing on 19 July 2016: Business engagement on SDGs
  • EU follows up on its commitment to implementation of Sustainable Development Goals at UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

# ACCESS TO INFORMATION

  • ST 11299 2016 INIT Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters: 20th meeting of the Working Group of the Parties (WGP 20) (Geneva, 15-17 June 2016) - Compilation of statements by the EU and its Member States

# CHEMICALS

  • ST 11324 2016 INIT COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) …/… of XXX amending Annex XVII to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) as regards bisphenol A

# LIFE

  • Upcycling breakthrough for Spanish LIFE project EXTRUCLEAN

# CIRCULAR ECONOMY

  • European Container Glass Industry: Circular Economy : a sound solution to climate change challenges

# EP ENVI COMMITTEE

  • Next meeting of the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety  

# EU REGISTERS

# EFSA

  • Health claims guidance update – have your say on revised scientific and technical requirements
  • Public consultation: energy conversion factor of D-tagatose for labelling purposes
  • Update of the list of QPS-recommended biological agents intentionally added to food or feed as notified to EFSA 4: suitability of taxonomic units notified to EFSA until March 2016

# ECHA

  • Public Consultations-cobalt dichloride

# EU COMMISSION

  • COMMISSION NOTICE Commission guidance document on streamlining environmental assessments conducted under Article 2(3) of the Environmental Impact Assessment Directive (Directive 2011/92/EU, as amended by Directive 2014/52/EU)

# EU COUNCIL

  • CM 3571 2016 INIT Working Party on International Environment Issues
  • ST 11214 2016 INIT Proposal for a Council Decision establishing the position to be adopted on the European Union's behalf with regard to certain proposals submitted to the 17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 17) to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES) (Johannesburg, 24 September - 5 October 2016)
  • ST 11214 2016 ADD 1 Proposal for a Council Decision establishing the position to be adopted on the European Union's behalf with regard to certain proposals submitted to the 17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 17) to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES) (Johannesburg, 24 September - 5 October 2016)
  • ST 11214 2016 ADD 2 Proposal for a Council Decision establishing the position to be adopted on the European Union's behalf with regard to certain proposals submitted to the 17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 17) to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES) (Johannesburg, 24 September - 5 October 2016)
  • St 11031 2016 Rev 1 3rd session of the IMO Sub-Committee on Implementation of IMO Instruments (III 3) (London, 18-22 July 2016) Non-paper from the Commission drafted to facilitate EU co-ordination
  • St 11061 2016 Rev 1 Preparation of the 16th meeting of the HELCOM Maritime Group (Tallinn, Estonia, 6-8 September 2016) - Non-paper from the Commission drafted to facilitate EU co-ordination
  • St 11201 2016 Init EU priorities at the United Nations and the 71st United Nations General Assembly (September 2016 – September 2017)
  • ST 11346 2016 INIT Special Report No 3/2016 from the European Court of Auditors entitled "Combating eutrophication in the Baltic Sea: further and more effective action needed" - Council conclusions (18 July 2016)
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