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Seminarium: Hur var det nu med köttet och klimatet?

  Hur skulle en hållbar proteinkonsumtion i Sverige se ut? Ger kött och mjölk från djur uppfödda på bete och restprodukter en hållbar kost? Och hur klimatsmart är den nya nationella livsmedelsstrategin som just nu arbetas fram? Välkommen på ett frukostseminarium om framtidens protein och den svenska livsmedelsstrategin den 28 januari. Tid:  8.00-10.00 torsdagen den 28 januariPlats: Naturskyddsföreningens kansli, Åsögatan 115 i Stockholm.
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Make your voice heard on EU climate policy

The European Commission has launched two consultations concerning the future of the Effort Sharing Decision (ESD).
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Christer Ågren recieves Twelve Stars for the Environment Award

Christer Ågren, AirClim staff member for more than 30 years, has been awarded EEB’s prize "Twelve Stars for the Environment". The award is given to “outstanding individuals who in different ways have made an exceptional ..
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High costs of EU industrial air pollution

Air pollution and greenhouse gases from the larger industrial facilities cost the EU between €59 and €189 billion in 2012, according to a new report by the European Environment Agency (EEA).
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447 000 premature deaths per year from air pollution in the EU

While policies have improved air quality overall, air pollution is still the main environmental health hazard, resulting in high costs for health care systems, unhealthy workers and close to 450,000 premature deaths in the EU in 2011 ..
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Air pollution still harming Europe's ecosystems

Emissions of nitrogen-containing air pollutants continue to harm sensitive ecosystems, according to a new report by the European Environment Agency (EEA), that assesses the proportion of European ecosystems exposed ..
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Reduced emissions, healthier ecosystems

Emission trends 1990-2012 for key air pollutants in the EU-28 as a whole and for individual member states, and the contribution from different sectors, are presented in a new report from the European Environment Agency (EEA).
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National emission ceilings breached by eleven countries

A report from the European Environment Agency (EEA) shows that in 2012 eleven countries breached at least one of their national emission ceilings (NEC).
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European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register – 2012 data now available

Detailed data on pollutant emissions from industrial around 31 500 facilities across Europe has been published in the updated European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (E-PRTR).
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Huge health impacts of road transport

Air pollution is costing advanced economies plus China and India an estimated US$3.5 trillion a year in premature deaths and ill health, and these costs will rise unless ..
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