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SHORT-CHAIN PARAFFIN

BY KEITH NUTHALLEUROPEAN Union ministers have approved moves to ban short-chain chlorinated paraffin, (SCCP), from being used in leather finishing. The rule will be framed as an amendment to Directive…

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PACK YER EURO

KEITH NUTHALLTHE EUROPEAN Commission is distributing 1.2 million leaflets this summer, which aims to educate holiday-makers on how to use the single European currency, the Euro, whose notes and coins…

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RESEARCH PROGRAMME

KEITH NUTHALLTHE EUROPEAN Road Federation has called for a rethink regarding a proposed new four-year research programme, which will probably command a budget of around Euro 17.5 billion. It claims…

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TEXTILE MONTH

Keith NuthallTHE EUROPEAN Union has promised to “significantly improve” its import quota and tariff arrangements for cotton exports from Egypt under an Association Agreement that has recently been signed by…

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FRANCE - ECJ

BY KEITH NUTHALLTHE FRENCH government has been told to bring its statistical systems for measuring the environmental quality of its bathing water into line with EU standards. The European Court…

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FRENCH AID

Keith NuthallA FRENCH government state aid system for producers of liqueur wines and spirits, funding promotional measures, research, technical support and investment, is under threat, because of a European Court…

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GM COTTON

BY ALAN OSBORNSPECIAL care should be taken to make sure that GM cotton fibres do not pose a health risk when used in medical products, the European Union’s Scientific Steering…

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ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION PROGRAMME

proposed European Environment Action Programme, by both the European Parliament and the EU Council of Ministers. Broad principles of the plan, which will govern EU energy policy for the rest…

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WHO CONVENTION

BY KEITH NUTHALLEUROPEAN Union money is to be spent on helping developing countries implement anti-smoking policies, the EU Council of Ministers (health), has concluded. It agreed that the spending should…

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CONTAMINATION REPORT

BY KEITH NUTHALLTHE PROTECTION of the public from accidental contamination created by nuclear radiation does not just involve nuclear energy or defence installations, a European Commission report on radiation protection…

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