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24 Nov, 2011, 07:00 GMT Industrial Air Pollution Cost Europe up to €169 Billion in 2009, EEA Reveals

Air pollution from the 10,000 largest polluting facilities in Europe cost citizens between € 102 and 169 billion in 2009. This was one of the...


10 Nov, 2011, 08:00 GMT European Transport Sector must be Ambitious to Meet Targets

Emissions of many pollutants from transport fell in 2009. But this reduction may only be a temporary effect of the economic downturn, according to...


10 Nov, 2011, 08:00 GMT Le secteur européen des transports doit être ambitieux afin d'atteindre ses objectifs

Les émissions de nombreux polluants générés par les transports ont baissé en 2009. Mais selon le dernier rapport annuel sur les émissions dues aux...


16 Jun, 2011, 10:30 BST Bathing Water Quality Remains High Around the EU

The quality of bathing water across Europe declined slightly between 2009 and 2010, but the overall quality was still high. More than nine out of 10...