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    Over 80 percent of UK supermarket seafood now responsibly sourced and labelled

    Over 80% of seafood in supermarkets is now labelled and sourced responsibly, after a 2011 study found that shops were potentially misleading customers with sustainability claims on their fish.

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    Seven things we learned from the UK Climate Change Risk Assessment

    Flooding, overheating and risks to our food production and supply are some of the biggest threats that face the UK from climate change.

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    UK Government releases ‘weak’ air quality plans

    We are continuing to study the government’s latest air quality plan, but on the face of it it looks much weaker than we had hoped for.

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    Government will not appeal High Court ruling on air pollution plan deadline

    The government has confirmed that it will not appeal last week’s High Court judgment which ordered it to produce its air quality plans by 9 May.

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