Sir James Bevan, head of the UK agency, says waste crime offers huge profits while costing England £1bn a year
Waste crime is the "new narcotics" according to the head of the Environment Agency (EA), offering huge profits as the authorities race to catch up with the damage caused to society. Illegal waste activity...
Scientists, politicians, NGO leaders and business executives offer their takes on the Paris Agreement rulebook
COP24: Paris Agreement 'stays on course' as Rulebook breakthroughs underline global commitment to climate action
Talks in Katowice overran by more than a day, as late rows over carbon market rules escalated, but final agreement paves way for a ramping up of global decarbonisation efforts
Scheduled end of COP24 sails past as countries tussle over details of Paris Agreement Rulebook
Negotiators expect talks to run into the weekend, but hopes for finished rule book remain high