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Eu pesticides database updates

Eu pesticides database updates

The following updates have been published in the EU Pesticide Database of the EU Commission website: 10/02/2021 Publication of Reg. (EU) 2021/155, the MRLs for the following active substances that became applicable on 02/09/2021: Carbon tetrachloride, Chlorothalonil (R), Chlorpropham (R) (F), Dimethoate, Ethoprophos, Fenamidone, Methiocarb, Omethoate, Propiconazole (sum of isomers) (F) and Pymetrozine (R) 13/04/2021 […]

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Fridays for future

Fridays for future

KÆLTIA’s Team in its aim to contribute with the global awareness of the Climate Change, summarise below some critical news: Between 1991 and 2018, more than a third of all deaths in which heat played a role were attributable to human-induced global warming, according to a new article in Nature Climate Change. To reach net […]

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Micro‐ and nanoplastics: risk after oral exposure via food products

Micro‐ and nanoplastics: risk after oral exposure via food products

Plastics are used ubiquitously and have become part of our everyday life. The global production of plastics is rising, which in consequence is leading to increasing amounts of plastics being released into the environment. Recently, the issue of human exposure to micro‐ and nanoplastic particles and potentially resulting toxicological consequences has been broached, triggered by […]

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Fridays for future

Fridays for future

KÆLTIA’s Team in its aim to contribute with the global awareness of the Climate Change, summarise below some critical news: Estonia has almost 10,000 ha of peat production land that has lain abandoned since the Soviet era, as well as peatland that is in use at present for peat production but whose resources will be […]

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Product Life Cycle Management_Ecodesign

Product Life Cycle Management_Ecodesign

In our Society, there is a growing concern about the problems derived from the depletion of natural resources and environmental degradation. To this social demand, companies are responding with „greener“ products’ supply and implementing „cleaner“ production processes anticipating environmental legal requirements, minimizing environmental risks from a preventive approach and identifying new business opportunities, since the […]

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Fridays for future

Fridays for future

KÆLTIA’s Team in its aim to contribute with the global awareness of the Climate Change, summarise below some critical news: Global agriculture both is one of the major drivers of climate change and strongly affected by it. Rising temperatures are among the main reasons for yield reductions. Therefore, the agricultural sector is faced with the […]

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When the Packaging Waste Prevention Plan is required?

When the Packaging Waste Prevention Plan is required?

Packaging companies or importers of packaged products are obliged to carry out a Packaging Waste Prevention Plan if their domestic, commercial and industrial containers generated over a year and placed on each EU country market exceed any of the following packaging weight thresholds, as established by National Law (in Spain the Royal Decree 782/1998 developed […]

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Fridays for future

Fridays for future

KÆLTIA’s Team in its aim to contribute with the global awareness of the Climate Change, summarise below some critical news: Methane, the main component of natural gas, is the cleanest-burning of all the fossil fuels, but when emitted into the atmosphere it is a much more potent greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide. By some estimates, […]

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Fridays for future

Fridays for future

KÆLTIA’s Team in its aim to contribute with the global awareness of the Climate Change, summarise below some critical news: Methane, the main component of natural gas, is the cleanest-burning of all the fossil fuels, but when emitted into the atmosphere it is a much more potent greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide. By some estimates, […]

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