Scrapping EU Air Pollution and Waste Recycling Laws Would Be Folly

Huffington Post Blog

Published 16th December 2014

An article written jointly with Keith Taylor in which both MEPs defend two important but threatened EU packages on ‘clean air’ and the ‘circular economy (waste)’.

Key quote from Molly Scott Cato:

“President Juncker has said he wants to be “more ambitious on big things, and more modest on small things”. So, let’s make tackling air pollution and creating a circular economy with massively reduced levels of waste a big and ambitious part of the Juncker presidency. Given the economic and environmental benefits of these two vital packages, now is not the time for them to be sidelined as insignificant ‘small things’, or worst of all, abandoned altogether”.

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