Environment News:

Natural Resources Wales changes 'compromise environment'
…Wales' environment could be "severely compromised" by plans to reorganise… "a suitable service for the people and environment of Wales" Expertise would be spread too… was to manage the environment in a more joined-up way and deliver £158m of savings over…


Total ban on plastics 'could damage environment'
environmental damage, a team of academics have claimed. Green campaigners have called… rely on now with?" Analysis by Kevin Keane, BBC Scotland environment correspondent…


France protests: Will the environment be the true victim of the fuel-tax riots?
… or fuel tax," François Gemenne, a lecturer in environmental geopolitics at Paris's… over the last few weeks, it could be other countries where environmental policies… towards the environment. So why fight against a policy designed to combat carbon…


'Miss Environment': The 11-year-old girl 'saving Lagos'
… about environmental issues. Misimi told BBC Minute "some adults… are not environmentally responsible" so "she's on a mission to save Lagos".…Misimi Isimi, aka "Miss Environment", is an 11-year-old environmentalist…


Climate change: How your duvet can help the environment
… and Environment Secretary Michael Gove. The summit brings together 200 leaders from business…


UN environment chief Erik Solheim quits amid expenses row
…UN environment chief Erik Solheim has resigned amid a row over his travel… for 529 out of 668 days. It said this harmed the reputation of UN Environment - a body…" to monitor this travel. Mr Solheim, a Norwegian former environment minister, says he has…


Reading to Wokingham Mass Rapid Transit scheme refused
… letters citing environmental concerns. Members of the public booed at the start… the plan pointing to the potential environmental impact and changes to the landscape…


Five products you didn't know were harming the environment
… getting on the housing ladder , it is also bad for the environment. The Water… on the environment in some parts of the world. In Costa Rica, one of the world's largest… of pesticides, which can also be harmful for the environment. Shampoo Palm oil is one…


Gwynedd residents 'incensed' by Plas Pistyll chalets plan changes
… at some point?" he asked. In response, Gwynedd council's head of environment Dafydd…


Hitchin vet dresses as giant mouse to calm dog
… toy brought into unfamiliar environment will have a calming and settling effect…