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    29 municipalities honoured for their exemplary organic waste collection

    The latest “German Organic Waste Bin Campaign” succeeds in halving the proportion of plastic in separately collected organic waste read more

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    Environmental Monitor 2024: Climate protection measures are having an impact

    Other environmental issues, such as the condition of our water bodies, are still a long way from reaching their targets read more

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    Here's how heat pumps work!

    New internet portal highlights examples of climate-friendly heating read more

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    New German Environment Agency location opened in Cottbus

    Newly founded department will investigate ways to achieve a CO2 -neutral industry read more

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    The German Environment Agency celebrates its 50-year anniversary

    The German Environment Agency celebrates its 50-year anniversary read more

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    Online platform DIVID of the Single-Use Plastics Fund launched

    Users can now register online read more

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    Blue Angel for wood-burning stoves: Dust precipitators can reduce ultrafine particles by 97 percent

    HLNUG investigates the emission of dust and ultrafine particles read more

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    National emissions trading: CO₂ emissions fell by 5.9 per cent in 2022

    However, the building and transport sectors miss targets set by the Climate Protection Act read more

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    Assessment value set for plasticisers in urine

    HBM Commission at the German Environment Agency publishes statement read more

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    Water body of the year 2024 – Shallow coastal waters of the Baltic Sea

    Popular holiday waters not in good status read more

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    Climate emissions fall by 10.1 per cent in 2023 – biggest decline since 1990

    UBA projection: National climate target for 2030 achievable read more

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    Carbon border adjustment mechanism CBAM ensures fair competitive conditions for climate-friendly feedstock production in the EU

    The German Emissions Trading Authority (DEHSt) at the German Environment Agency (UBA) calls on obligated parties to register and submit reports read more

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    Citizens call for more urban greening and depaving to combat heat

    Citizen delegates present their recommendations on climate protection to State Secretary for the Environment Christiane Rohleder read more

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    Consumer protection: Success against greenwashing

    Zalando removes misleading environmental claims from its website read more

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    Social Media: Four out of five influencers violate labelling requirements

    Advertising often not sufficiently labelled read more

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    Climate benefit for electric cars confirmed

    Market share of electric cars must increase rapidly for more climate protection in transport read more

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    Call for entries for the German Prize for Nature Writing 2024

    Authors can submit texts until 10 March 2024 read more

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    50 years of noise protection at the UBA: Noise protection is health protection

    Symposium looks at the current state of the noise issue and research into the effects of noise read more

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    Federal “Blue Compass” award launches in new round of competition

    Innovative projects for climate mitigation and adaptation to the consequences of climate change sought read more

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    Detailed greenhouse gas emissions figures for 2022: Emissions fell by 40 per cent compared to 1990 – EU climate protection targets met

    First official emissions data for 2023 in accordance with the Climate Protection Act to follow in mid-March 2024 read more

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    New record revenue in emissions trading: More than 18 billion euros for climate protection

    Revenue from European and national emissions trade rises by 40 per cent read more

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