IEU ENVIRONMENT Telegram 16 June 2017


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# THE ARCTIC: 

  • Remarks by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini at the doorstep in the margins of the High-Level Arctic event "A sustainable Arctic – innovative approaches" in Oulu, Finland +++ 
  • Speech by HR/VP Federica Mogherini at the High-Level Arctic event "A sustainable Arctic – innovative approaches" +++ 
  • EU Commissioner Vella at the High-level session of the Arctic Stakeholder Forum: European Investment Priorities for the Arctic +++ 
  • EU Commissioner Vella: Arctic Indigenous Peoples’ Dialogue
  • EEA: A new report shows that European action can help ease pressure on threatened Arctic environment +++ 
  • The Arctic Environment - European Environment Agency +++ 
  • EEA Maps: Mining activities in Northern Fennoscandia and Greenland +++ 

# ENDOCRINE DISRUPTORS

  • MSC unanimously agrees that Bisphenol A is an endocrine disruptor
  • EU finally recognises Bisphenol A as an endocrine disruptor for human health - Health & Environment Alliance

# NANOMATERIALS

  • EU Commission: New catalogue of nanomaterials used in cosmetics is now online
  • Nanomaterials in cosmetics published after three year delay - ECOS (European Environmental Citizens Organisation for Standardisation)

# HEALTH AT WORK

  • Better protection for workers from cancer-causing substances: EU Council reaches agreement

# EU COMMISSION REGISTER

  • Commission Decision on the proposal to appoint a Member of the Aarhus Convention Compliance Committee
  • Décision de la Commission établissant les critères d’attribution du label écologique de l’UE aux détergents textiles à usage industriel ou destinés aux collectivités
  • Décision de la Commission établissant les critères d’attribution du label écologique de l’UE aux détergents textiles
  • Décision de la Commission établissant les critères d'attribution du label écologique de l’UE aux produits de nettoyage pour surfaces dures
  • Décision de la Commission établissant les critères pour l’attribution du label écologique de l’UE aux détergents pour lave-vaisselle
  • Décision de la Commission établissant les critères du label écologique de l’UE pour les détergents pour lave-vaisselle industriels ou destinés aux collectivités
  • Décision de la Commission établissant les critères du label écologique de l’UE pour les détergents pour vaisselle à la main
  • CORRIGENDUM to Commission Implementing Decision 2011/850/EU of 12 December 2011 laying down rules for Directives 2004/107/EC and 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the reciprocal exchange of information and reporting on ambient air quality (Official Journal of the European Union L 335 of 17 December 2011)

# EU COUNCIL REGISTER

  • ST 10348 2017 INIT Draft Council conclusions on the EU Action Plan for nature, people and the economy - Adoption
  • ST 10314 2017 INIT 3550th meeting of the COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION (Environment)

# EFSA

  • Pilot project on the implementation of SSD2 in the frame of the electronic transmission of harmonized data collection of analytical results to EFSA: Croatia - 16 June 2017
  • 4th Roundtable with industry associations - 22 June 2017
  • Pilot project of the implementation of SSD2 in the frame of the electronic transmission of harmonised data collection of analytical results to EFSA: Finland
  • Pilot project on the implementation of SSD2 in the frame of the electronic transmission of harmonised data collection of analytical results to EFSA: Denmark
  • Pilot project on the implementation of SSD2 in the frame of the electronic transmission of harmonised data collection of analytical results to EFSA: Spain
  • Pilot project on the implementation of SSD2 in the frame of the electronic transmission of harmonized data collection of analytical results to EFSA: Latvia
  • Pilot Project on the implementation of SSD2 in the frame of the electronic transmission of harmonized data collection of analytical results to EFSA: Lithuania
  • Pilot project on the implementation of SSD2 in the frame of the electronic transmission of harmonised data collection of analytical results to EFSA: Portugal
  • Pilot project on the implementation of SSD2 in the frame of the electronic transmission of harmonized data collection of analytical results to EFSA: Hungary
  • Outcome of the consultation with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for beer for use in plant protection against slugs and snails
  • Safety assessment of the process ‘EREMA Recycling (MPR, Basic and Advanced technologies)’, used to recycle post-consumer PET into food contact materials
  • Safety assessment of the process ‘Alimpet’, based on EREMA MPR technology, used to recycle post-consumer PET into food contact materials
  • Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance bromoxynil (variant evaluated bromoxynil octanoate)
  • Safety and efficacy of Bacillus amyloliquefaciens (NCIMB 30229) as a silage additive for all animal species
  • Modification of the existing maximum residue level for prohexadione (considered variant prohexadione-calcium) in plums
  • Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for spinetoram in various crops
  • Annual Report of preparatory work on the toxicological studies and animal feeding studies performed under the EFSA contract OC/EFSA/GMO/2014/01, Lot 2 during the period 1/3/2016 to 28/2/2017


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