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The Greenpeace European Unit is based in Brussels, where we monitor and analyse the work of the institutions of the European Union (EU), expose deficient EU policies and laws, and challenge decision-makers to implement progressive solutions.

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EU Environment Council - Climate and GMOs

Publication | February 19, 2007 at 0:00

Media briefing for EU Environment Council, 20 February 2007: key agenda items on climate change and GMOs

Rice Industry in Crisis

Publication | February 6, 2007 at 0:00

In 2006 a series of scandals erupted as world rice supplies were discovered to be contaminated with unapproved genetically engineered (GE) rice varieties. Major rice markets close doors to genetically engineered rice after contamination of the...

Position Paper On Additional Options to Combat Illegal Logging

Publication | February 1, 2007 at 0:00

Position Paper by Greenpeace and Friends of the Earth on the EU Public Consultation on Additional Options to combat illegal logging and associated trade.

Cleaning up our Chemical Homes

Publication | January 16, 2007 at 14:40

Greenpeace’s Chemical Home database was launched in 2003 to demonstrate that the substitution of hazardous substances with safer alternatives is already happening. In many cases, the use of hazardous substances is not necessary, as suitable...

EU Energy Package

Publication | January 9, 2007 at 0:00

Greenpeace press briefing in advance of the EU ‘Energy Package’ launch: European Commission to lay out good intentions but poor plans

Council agreement on Marine Strategy Directive

Publication | December 18, 2006 at 0:00

Joint NGO position statement on Council agreement

Vote on Austrian GMO bans at EU Environment Council

Publication | December 18, 2006 at 0:00

Briefing on Austrian bans on two types of GMO maize, under attack by the EU Commission.

Rotten spud in the sack

Publication | December 4, 2006 at 0:00

GMO potato is a test for EU lawmakers

REACH - Flowchart on the EU chemicals reform

Publication | December 1, 2006 at 0:00

Second reading agreement on Authorisation within REACH.

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