Author: Arthur Neslen

European Union Plans “Largest Ever Ban” on Toxic Chemicals

This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Thousands of potentially harmful chemicals could soon be prohibited in Europe under new restrictions, which campaigners have hailed as the strongest yet. Earlier this year, scientists said chemical pollution had crossed a “planetary boundary” beyond which lies the breakdown of global ecosystems. The synthetic blight […]