“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.
The risk neonicotinoid insecticides poses on both honeybees and wild bees as well as concerns for food production and the environment brought the EU to its announcement on Friday.
A proposed merger between Bayer AG and Monsanto passed a United States regulatory hurdle despite opposition from various food and farm groups.