Webinar “Toxic Chemicals in Children’s Toys

Wednesday December 16th 8:00-10:00 PM Registration here. ***The webinar will be in English with German translation.*** Speakers: Prof. Vânia Gomes Zuin, Natural Products Research Group, University of São Carlos, Brazil Prof. Klaus Kümmerer, Institute for Sustainable Chemistry, University of Lüneburg Tatiana Santos, Policy Manager for Chemicals & Nanotechnology at the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) TBC […]

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PRESS RELEASE: The European parliament must protect children consistently against dangerous acrylamide!

PRESS RELEASE, Tuesday, 6th October 2020 – Brussels The European parliament must protect children consistently against dangerous acrylamide!   The European Parliament will vote today in the plenary session on an objection to the establishment of maximum residue limits for the pollutant acrylamide. Acrylamide develops, if carbohydrate-rich food is strongly heated up. It is carcinogenic, […]

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Recording: Video Conference “Plasticrecycling in Practice”

Video Conference, June 4th 2020 Recording: Video Conference Ministry of Environment Rhineland Palatinate “Plasticrecycling in Practice” The Commission’s EU Plastics Strategy 2018 has received broad support. With the new Circular Economy Action Plan, the Commission has proposed further measures in 2020 to prevent waste and reuse plastics. The event discusses the regulative proposals and their […]

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Action Plan for the Green Transition of the Chemical Industry

Action Plan for the Green Transition of the Chemical Industry – Transformation for People and Planet Action Plan for the Green Transition of the Chemical Industry – Transformation for People and Planet drafted by MEP Jutta Paulus and MEP Sven Giegold Chemicals are a necessary and important part of our lives and of a green […]

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Online Conference: “Green transition of the chemical industry” with the EU Environment Commissioner

Watch the recording in English. Watch the recording in German. Dear friends, dear interested, When I ran for the European Parliament in 2019, I had announced that I would devote a great deal of attention to the issue of chemicals policy in Europe and a toxic-free environment. In the meantime, we have succeeded in getting […]

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Warming Stripes Community Masks

What are warming stripes? Some of you may already know the Warming Stripes from Jutta’s climate scarf. They were originally published on May 22, 2018 by British climate scientist Prof. Ed Hawkins for the first time in order to make climate warming from 1850 to 2018 easy to understand. He used eight shades of red, […]

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Health in Europe: the way forward

Artikel in “The Parliament Magazine” 14th of May 2020   Health is our most important asset, as the COVID crisis made clear to us. We, four green MEPs from the EU Parliament, have written an article on the future health policy of the EU. We believe there are four key health challenges in the EU […]

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Webinar #7: Containment Strategies against Covid-19: Experiences from New Zealand

Webinar: Containment Strategies against Covid-19: Experiences from New Zealand. The ongoing coronavirus pandemic raises questions on how to best contain the virus and prevent future pandemics. Which containment measures were particularly successful in certain countries? What will be the lessons learned and how can we be better prepared in the future? Jutta Paulus and Reinhard […]

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