Archives: January 2018

Neonics, Brexit and beyond

Writing for the Ecologist, Molly welcomes the expected ban on neonicotinoids to protect bees, but questions whether environment secretary Michael Gove will challenge the chemicals industry lobby and retain regulations after Brexit.

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The customs union could save Britain. Labour should support staying in

In this article for the Guardian, Molly identifies the importance of the customs union for the UK manufacturing sector and urges Labour to change tack and support remaining it it, and the single market, post-Brexit.

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Why Green MEPs backed the ban on pulse fishing

Molly writes for the European Interest website on the controversial pulse fishing technique and argues for transnational cooperation to manage our fisheries and the seas that are not contained by national borders.

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Greens welcome investigation into authorisation procedure for glyphosate

The European Parliament has backed a Green proposal for a special committee to investigate the authorisation procedure for glyphosate, Europe’s most widely used herbicide.

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Green MEP calls on government to stick with EU VAT regime post-Brexit as EU launches new VAT package

As EU Commission launches a more flexible VAT package, Molly calls on the government to maintain adherence to the European Union VAT regime post-Brexit.

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