Every year 100 billion plastic bags are used in the EU, around 200 bags for every EU citizen. Only a small percentage of these are recycled, meaning literally billions end in rubbish dumps or in our seas, rivers and lakes or littering streets and the countryside.
In this second videoclip in the series "Naturefriends argue that..." the topic addressed is “climate-friendly travel”; it describes the impact of different means of transport on the climate and points out alternatives to plane trips.
This year, the CSR-Days were mounted for the fourth time as part of the trade visitor days during Ferien Messe Wien (Vienna Tourism Trade Fair). Visitors were offered a wide-ranging multimodular programme, which included specialist lectures, stimulating discussions with experts and practitioners as well as in-depth workshops.
Naturefriends call on the European Commission for a robust regulation for shale gas and oil exploration and extraction and demand an EU-wide ban! Vienna, 22 January 2014 The European Commission has, today, published its long-awaited proposal on shale gas.