A vehicle assembly wanted to leave the country at Nagykereki on the evening of March 3rd, 2024. During the inspection, the police in Biharkeresztes found that the car on the trailer was being searched by the Belgian authorities.
What do we mean by a ‘just transition’ to a sustainable future? A European Environment Agency (EEA) briefing, published today, looks into how a shift to a greener, climate-neutral, circular economy will impact our society and describes how policies must be informed by concepts of justice and fairness if they are to succeed. Europe’s ambitions […]
Since 2009, ECHA has evaluated nearly 15 000 registrations. The checks ensure that companies provide reliable information on the hazards of chemicals to support chemical safety in the European Union.
10 new medicines recommended for approval EMA’s human medicines committee (CHMP) recommended 10 medicines for approval at its February 2024 meeting. The committee adopted positive opinions for two vaccines intended for active immunisation against the H5N1 subtype of influenza A virus, also refered to as avian influenza or bird flu. One of them, Celldemic (zoonotic influenza vaccine (H5N1) (surface […]
EMA has recommended granting a marketing authorisation in the European Union (EU) for Voydeya, the first oral treatment for patients with paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) who continue to have haemolytic anaemia (low levels of red blood cells) despite treatment with a C5 complement inhibitor (eculizumab or ravulizumab).
EMA has recommended granting a marketing authorisation in the European Union for a new therapy for the treatment of adult patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a rare and often fatal disease that causes muscles to become weak and leads to paralysis. Qalsody (tofersen) is indicated for the treatment of adults with ALS, who have a […]
Recycling, repair, re-use or reducing material consumption through circular business models can provide important additional reductions in greenhouse gas emissions helping to boost Europe’s climate change mitigation efforts, according to a European Environment Agency (EEA) briefing published today.
Several students got injured in an attack at a school in Wuppertal in western Germany on Thursday morning, according to the police, a suspect was detained.
The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) officially launched its initiative to welcome civil society representatives from EU candidate countries. A total of 131 ‘Enlargement Candidate Members‘ (ECM) were selected to make up the pool of civil society experts who will be participating in the Committee’s work, thus making the EESC the first institution to […]
Microplastic pollution has emerged as a critical environmental concern, with its detrimental impact reaching far and wide across ecosystems and human health. The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) acknowledges the urgency of addressing the issue and supports the European Commission’s proposal to regulate microplastic pellet operations and emissions. At the EESC, the February plenary […]