The next president of the European Commission will likely be Bas Eickhout of the Dutch Green Party.
“Remainers believe U.K. prosperity depends on its location, Brexiters believe U.K. prosperity depends on its character.”
"Just as tobacco companies can no longer talk about the health benefits of smoking, the chemical industry shouldn't be able to write its own authorization for its own potentially harmful products."
"Europe now has a legislative model to defend and promote at international level, given the global nature of the issue of marine pollution involving plastics."
The directive was praised by environmental organizations.
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