Environmental law

Article

12 Feb 2019
3

The Trump administration has halted bans on toxic chemicals that are known to cause serious health threats. These moves, led by an ex-industry group executive now at the EPA, have allowed the continued use of products found to cause cancer, birth defects, and other ailments....

Report

24 Jan 2019
8

The first ever global assessment of environmental rule of law finds weak enforcement to be a global trend that is exacerbating environmental threats, despite prolific growth in environmental laws and agencies worldwide over the last four decades.

Article

12 Apr 2018
13

A small environmental organization has taken on Germany’s powerful auto industry in court and has begun winning limited bans on heavily polluting diesel vehicles. Some analysts say this may be the beginning of the end for diesel automobiles in Germany and the European Union.

Report

25 Oct 2017
149

Environmental law in Australia has not only been expanding but also becoming more centralised. This paper emphasises one aspect of environmental law - the listing and protection of threatened species - and analyses potential reform directions.

Strategy

31 Aug 2017
234

This summary presents the key proposals that emerged from APEEL’s efforts to develop a ‘blueprint’ for the nextgeneration of Australian environmental law.

Survey

19 Jun 2017
87

Summary of results from a survey, conducted by Environmental Justice Australia, to feed into reform of the Environment Protection Act and EPA.

Report

Published with the assistance of the New Zealand Law Foundation
28 Feb 2017
48

This report aims to explain the role and importance of enforcing compliance of environmental law in New Zealand.

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