Last week the Dutch Parliament discussed the proposal for a mandatory deposit return system for small plastic bottles. After more than 25 years of dialogue with the industry, it seems that this might be the only solution to tackle plastic pollution.
The Oslo Principles on Global Climate Change Obligations (March 2015) aim at furthering judicial means for addressing climate change. Do they provide the necessary guidelines for overcoming accusations of judicial activism?
Indonesia’s industrial development and exploitation of natural resources strain the environment. Yet the government is reluctant to take effective measures against violators of the law. This comes as no surprise upon reading the environmental law.