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Carmakers granted a licence to pollute, say Green MEPs after European Parliament vote

The UKs Green MEPs have described the outcome of a vote in the European Parliament today as a licence to pollute for carmakers.

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MEP says fracking U-turn hugely costly for South West and incompatible with climate commitments

Molly has blasted the government for voting through controversial proposals to allow fracking under National Parks and other protected areas.

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MEP welcomes support for Green proposals on use of antibiotics in farming

Molly has welcomed a new report calling for the use of antibiotics in agriculture to be cut back or even, in critical cases, banned.

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COP21 needs to tackle the cow in the room

Molly argues that with agriculture accounting for one third of all emissions, COP21 must ensure farming and food production make a positive contribution to tackling climate change.

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MEPs battle against increasing risk from hormone-disrupting chemicals

Molly has welcomed a vote in the European Parliament to reject the authorisation to recycle a toxic soft PVC plastic linked to major health concerns such as male infertility.

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