News tagged with environmental protection

California regulators reject Volkswagen recall plan

California regulators on Tuesday rejected Volkswagen's recall plan for some of the German automaker's most popular diesel models that used software to intentionally deceive government emissions tests, including the Beetle, ...

dateJan 12, 2016 in Business
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Swedish courts temporarily ban wolf hunting

Swedish courts on Monday ordered a temporary ban on wolf hunting in parts of the country, favouring animal rights activists in one of Sweden's most hotly disputed environmental issues.

dateDec 28, 2015 in Ecology
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EPA wants toxic Nevada mine on Superfund list

Fifteen years after U.S. regulators started assessing damage and health risks at an abandoned Nevada copper mine, the Environmental Protection Agency is moving to designate the contaminated land a Superfund site, a step the ...

dateDec 24, 2015 in Environment
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