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    Chemical found in everyday homeware named as “dangerous” after 20 year fight

    Scientific experts from all over the EU have unanimously agreed that widely used chemical Bisphenol A (BPA) is an endocrine disruptor.

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    Munich to ban diesel following court order

    Munich may become Europe’s first city to ban diesel, its mayor has announced. But lawyers warn that Euro 6 vehicles must not be let off the hook.

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    ClientEarth challenges unlawful Bulgarian fossil fuel subsidy

    Lawyers have challenged €1.3bn in power subsidies it says were not formally approved.

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    European Parliament has a chance to end pesticide use in areas set aside for wildlife

    ClientEarth is urging MEPs to vote to stop the use of harmful pesticides in Ecological Focus Areas (EFAs).

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