"UBA aktuell" Newsletter

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Six issues per year with information in compact form – "UBA aktuell" Newsletter
Source: Umweltbundesamt

The "UBA aktuell" Newsletter reports on the German Environment Agency's latest activities and work results. It includes the results of research and funded projects, conference news, and information about new publications and upcoming events. The newsletter is published six times a year in German and English.

Current issue:

UBA aktuell 4/2017, Date: 09 August 2017

Focus topic: The price of overfertilisation: Excessive application of slurry, manure etc. could make water more expensive

Other topics:

  • Good indoor air quality is in jeopardy
  • Data on the Environment 2017: More climate protection action required
  • Public health in the course of climate change: Master plan for heat waves
  • UBA Position on EU minimum requirements for Water Reuse

See below to read the current and past issues of the newsletter.

"UBA aktuell" Newsletter

Past issues

2017

  • 4/2017

    Focus topic: The price of overfertilisation: Excessive application of slurry, manure etc. could make water more expensive

    Other topics:
    - Good indoor air quality is in jeopardy
    - Data on the Environment 2017: More climate protection action required
    - Public health in the course of climate change: Master plan for heat waves
    - UBA Position on EU minimum requirements for Water Reuse

    UBA aktuell 4/2017

  • 3/2017

    Focus topic: Even new diesels pollute the air considerably – and do not help with climate protection

    Other topics:
    - Scan4Chem app makes enquiries regarding product-chemicals easier
    - EU Plastics Strategy needs to consider environmental issues
    - Emissions trading: Emissions reductions in Germany only minimal
    - International Sustainable Chemistry Collaborative Centre (ISC3) launched

    UBA aktuell 3/2017

  • 2/2017

    Focus topic: Rising emissions in transport sector are compromising Germany’s climate goals

    Other topics:
    - "Wounds" have healed – Water quality of mine lakes has good status
    - Food waste in the catering sector
    - Future-fit city: Much more money needed for buses and trains
    - Extending the service life of electrical appliances

    UBA aktuell 2/2017

  • 1/2017

    Focus topic: Environmentally harmful subsidies harm the environment, taxpayers and society

    Other topics:
    - Agricultural policy faces a crucial decision
    - Air quality 2016: Nitrogen dioxide still the top pollutant
    - 30km/h speed limit on major roads is effective

    UBA aktuell 1/2017