Latest News for: Environment regulations


Revealed: 7 million tonnes of raw sewage dumped into Northern Ireland seas and rivers every year

Belfast Telegraph 07 Dec 2021
“These overflows are a necessary part of the sewer network and are standard industry practice consented by NI Water’s environmental regulator, the Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA).” Daily Headlines & Evening Telegraph Newsletter ... the Utility Regulator said in May.

UAE's medical liability law and its scope explained

Gulf News 07 Dec 2021
“The goal of this workshop is to spread legal and applied knowledge and provide the appropriate environment to achieve the goals and objectives of health legislation, by facilitating the understanding and application of the regulation and overcoming obstacles facing health facilities and health professionals,” said Dr Al Rand.

New working week system a boost to labour market, says Abdulrahman Al Awar

Urdu Point 07 Dec 2021
Abdulrahman Al Awar urged the private companies and establishments to maximise benefits from the new system by amending their internal rules and regulations in a way that will fit to their respective activities and at the same time, guarantee a supportive and balanced work environment to the employees.

New technology being thwarted by delays at the registrar of Fertilizers, Farm Feeds, Seeds and Remedies

Independent online (SA) 07 Dec 2021
While South African regulators and farmers have always been eager and flexible to adopt ... “It is obvious that governments need to regulate any new inputs to ensure that humans, animals and the environment will not be harmed by the introduction of new chemicals, fertiliser or seed.

Dyeing jeans is awful for the environment, but a new wood pulp method may offer ...

Business Insider 07 Dec 2021
The current process of dyeing jeans is harmful to the environment ... "Denim and jeans manufacturing are a big market, so even small changes in the industry could have huge impacts," said Sergiy Minko, who believes the fashion industry will have to adapt to stricter regulations with the environment.Read the original article on Business Insider.

Sustainability: An Operational Imperative for Commercial Building Owners and Tenants

GreenBiz 07 Dec 2021
Many companies are conducting major sustainability initiatives to improve the efficiency of their operations and reduce impact on the environment.

Organizations worldwide join 5G amicus brief to U.S. Supreme Court

Principia Scientific 07 Dec 2021
We are asking the Court to strike down, as unconstitutional, a clause in the Telecommunications Act of 1996 that prohibits local governments from regulating cell towers on the basis of health and the environment ... Call radio talk shows ... But because it represents the restoration to us all of the right to health, a clean environment, and a future ... ....

PM360 8th Annual ELITE Awards Open For Submissions

The Salamanca Press 07 Dec 2021
Published monthly, PM360 is the only journal that focuses on delivering the full spectrum of practical information necessary for product managers and pharmaceutical marketing professionals to succeed in the complex and highly regulated healthcare environment.

Exxon Mobil rolls out plan to cut emissions in Permian Basin

Springfield News-Sun 07 Dec 2021
Environmental Protection Agency also is poised to tighten federal methane regulations for the industry, and the New Mexico Environment Department is crafting its own rules aimed at oilfield equipment that emits methane, volatile organic compounds and nitrogen oxides ... Trump media venture eyed by regulators; names Nunes CEO.

Bill to ensure better water quality for Dublin Bay bathers is proposed

The Irish Times 07 Dec 2021
Ms Bacik added that the authority would have a very specific mandate, including proposing and promoting policies for the protection and enhancement of the environment of Dublin Bay and of the natural habitats and wildlife in and around the bay.

NetDirector Exceeds Industry Standard Security Requirements with SOC 2 and HIPAA/HITECH Audit Completion

Victoria Advocate 07 Dec 2021
"The industries that we facilitate data integration for – Mortgage Banking and Healthcare – are two of the most highly regulated environments in terms of data security.

Amazon launches its $19.99 per month ‘Alexa Together’ elder care subscription for families

Crunch 07 Dec 2021
The features are designed to be used in an opt-in consented environment, where both parties must complete the sign-up process together to enable these features ... To make these solutions possible, Amazon has been working to make Alexa’s medical skills HIPAA-compliant and built out a healthcare team to navigate other HIPAA regulations.

Schneider Electric gifts the datacentre industry a five-part sustainability framework

Computer Weekly 07 Dec 2021
The toll that datacentres take on the environment is coming under increased scrutiny from environmental policy makers, governments, regulators and sustainability lobbyists, prompting many operators to announce net-zero carbon and energy usage reduction targets in recent years ... Read more about datacentre sustainability.

Safeen Feeders bolsters UAE-coastal feeder service fleet

Gulf Daily News 07 Dec 2021
  ...   ...   ...   ...   ...   ...   ...  . Capt ... “Registering the ship, which carries the UAE flag confirms that it fulfils all the requirements set by international organisations regarding the Flag State in accordance with regulations and procedures that ensure safety, protecting the environment and maritime security.  ... .

KLA leader says regulation is not the answer as cattle industry sees signs of bouncing back

The Hutchinson News 07 Dec 2021
WICHITA – More than 800 Kansas Livestock Association members attended the 109th annual convention from Dec. 2 to Dec. 4, hungry for information ... "We just got backlogged," he said. More ... Like Kuckelman, he said regulation has a lot of issues. "One of the most pertinent issues is that it removes the environment, the economic value," he said ... More ... .