Ympäristö, kansanterveys ja elintarvikkeiden turvallisuus

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Vaccine hesitancy in Europe is growing. EPP Group calls on Member States to stop the trend. Today, Members of the European Parliament’s...

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The reform of the Emissions Trading System (ETS) will be crucial to achieve the EU’s CO2 reduction goals. It creates a Modernisation Fund to...


EPP Group to do everything in its power to avoid European 'kebab ban' Today, the European Parliament will decide on whether to give the...

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EPP Group objects to European Commission proposal to ban sweeteners in fine bakery Today, the EPP Group in the European Parliament's...



Ympäristön, kansanterveyden ja elintarvikkeiden turvallisuuden valiokunnan toimivaltaan kuuluvat kestävä kehitys, ympäristöpolitiikka ja ympäristönsuojelutoimet, erityisesti ilman, maaperän ja vesien pilaantuminen, jätehuolto ja kierrätys, vaaralliset aineet ja valmisteet, melurajat, ilmastonmuutos ja biologisen monimuotoisuuden suojelu. Lisäksi sen vastuualueena ovat kansanterveys (erityisesti kansanterveyden alan ohjelmat ja erityistoimet) sekä lääketuotteet ja kosmetiikka. Valiokunnassa tarkastellaan myös elintarvikkeiden turvallisuutta koskevia tekijöitä, joihin kuuluvat erityisesti elintarvikkeiden merkinnät ja turvallisuus, ihmisten terveyden suojelua koskeva eläinlääkintälainsäädäntö sekä elintarvikkeiden ja niiden tuotannon kansanterveydellinen valvonta.


Climate change
6.2.2017 - 14:10

ETS reform: EU climate policy has to support job creation

In the coming months, the European Parliament and the Member States of the European Union will try to agree on a major reform of the Emissions Trading System (ETS) for 2021-2030. ETS is the most...
24.1.2017 - 17:08

Circular Economy: turning waste into opportunity

"Since the industrial revolution, waste has constantly grown in line with our prosperity. We have to turn the page now, to break the link between consumption and waste, to reduce our waste and...
Eye dropper filling test cup with blue medicine
15.12.2016 - 12:13

Saving children's lives by improving paediatric research

"Every year in Europe, 6000 children die of cancer. Research in the field of paediatrics, especially on childhood cancer, remains far too sparse. In the 10 years since the entry-into-force of...
Climate change
15.12.2016 - 11:44

A balanced ETS to reach climate goals

"We want a balanced reform of the Emissions Trading System (ETS) - the necessary ambitions to guarantee the implementation of the Paris Agreement, while at the same time, sufficient protection...
Climate change
13.12.2016 - 10:58

Clean energy has to go hand-in-hand with job creation

“Increasing the competitiveness and strengthening the weight of industry in the EU economy has to go hand-in-hand with our climate and energy objectives and should be further strengthened in...
Climate change
30.11.2016 - 9:13

Energy Union: affordable energy for all is a main priority

“In Europe, we have high energy prices which hurt our businesses and competitiveness vis-à-vis other regions of the world. Removing existing barriers and market distortions in the...


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