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|Greenland’s Parliament has, with a small majority, rejected a proposal to have a referendum on reinstatement of the uranium ban. The proposal would have given the electorate an opportunity to stop the huge Kvanefjeld uranium mining project.|
|Nine NGOs have asked the European Commission to halt its "regulatory fitness" check on chemical legislation. They want it to first issue and consult on a roadmap document for the process. The NGOs express concern, that the non -REACH Chemicals REFIT process fails to comply with Better Regulation guidelines. The essential roadmaps need to be in place.|