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Helping European consumers to make informed nutritional choices

7 December 2018

Expanding ‘traffic light’ labelling trials across Europe can help build consumer awareness around this well-established nutritional information scheme, explains PepsiCo’s Silviu Popovici.

A square peg into a round hole

27 November 2018

Europe’s cloud infrastructure providers support the EU’s intentions to crack down on online terrorist content, however policymakers are targeting the wrong players, explains Alban Schmutz.

Reducing Antibiotic Resistance - How do the numbers add up to ONE?

21 November 2018

The collective goal of tackling antibiotic resistance should be to ensure One Health for our people, our animals and our planet, argues Roxane Feller

EU legislation must safeguard precision plant breeding technologies

13 November 2018

European plant scientists are hindered by an outdated regulatory framework that is at odds with recent scientific evidence, writes Dirk Inzé.

The unshakeable strengths of the UK

24 October 2018

Each day brings another twist and turn in the Brexit saga and there is still more to come, writes Dmitry Leus.

Embracing Merchant Transmission Investment

19 October 2018

Regulatory policy for efficient electricity markets should establish merchant transmission investments as the ‘default’ option, argues Professor William W. Hogan.

European Regulatory Science on Tobacco: Policy implementation to reduce lung diseases (EUREST-PLUS)

15 October 2018

Outcomes of the H2020 EUREST-PLUS project will be presented on October 18, 2018 at the European Parliament in Brussels

Europe’s soft drinks industry: Playing its part in packaging innovation

11 October 2018

Sigrid Ligné on why the European soft drinks industry has set high ambitions to make its plastic packaging more sustainable.

EU’s Protected Designation of Origin scheme should not be politicised

11 October 2018

Preserving food cultures is beneficial regardless of Brexit, argues Leonardo González Dellán.

Increased plastic waste collection is the cornerstone for higher recycling rates

3 October 2018

Today far too much plastic waste still escapes the European collection system. Of the 60m tonnes of plastics produced annually in the EU, only around 25.5m tonnes are collected and a mere 6.6m...

Is radicalisation in the Western Balkans a major threat for the EU and the US?

28 September 2018

The EU must help ‘anchor’ Western Balkan countries by supporting their Nato and EU integration prospects, argues Eli Hadzhieva.

Making a circular European bioeconomy happen

21 September 2018

The European forest fibre and paper industry is a catalyst for Europe’s circular bioeconomy, explains Sylvain Lhôte.

Creating a level playing field for new forms of work

17 September 2018

As ways of working evolve, we need to continually adapt legislation and social protection schemes to accommodate them, explains Michael Freytag.

Prevention and Care: European Atopic Eczema Awareness Day 14 September 2018

12 September 2018

People living with atopic eczema need effective solutions for disease management and treatment, explains Carla Jones.

Inhumane inaction on pharmaceutical pollution

7 September 2018

The release of pharmaceuticals into the environment has significant detrimental effects on human health, write Sirpa Kärenlampi and Angelica Lindsey-Clark.

Change in real time: Bahrain and the Global Award for Women Advancement

5 September 2018

Bahrain’s Supreme Council for Women has laid the foundations for a better society, explains Hala Al Ansari.

Europe’s soft drinks industry: Rooted in the European economy

4 September 2018

Sigrid Ligné explains how the European soft drinks industry generates revenue for economies across the EU.