An additional possibility to be created for monitoring scrap metal buyers 8. April 2014 Minister of the Environment Keit Pentus-Rosimannus sent an amendment to the various ministries for approval, which, in the future, will permit officials from the Environmental Inspectorate and the Police and Border Guard Board to conduct control sales at scrap metal purchasing sites while dressed in plainclothes.
Minister of the Environment confirmed action plan for protection of freshwater pearl mussel 7. April 2014 Minister of the Environment Keit Pentus-Rosimannus signed an action plan for the protection of the unique and endangered freshwater pearl mussel.
Disposing of waste electrical and electronic equipment to become easier 3. April 2014 At today’s session, the Government approved the amendment to the regulation submitted by Minister of the Environment Keit Pentus-Rosimannus, in which large electronics retailers must henceforth accept, for example, mobile telephones and mp3 players free of charge.
Minister of the Environment: it should be easier to use timber in construction 27. March 2014 Opening a workshop on clean construction, Keit Pentus-Rosimannus, Minister of the Environment, said yesterday in the Riigikogu that the use of local and sustainable timber in construction should be made easier.
World Water Day focuses on the role of water in energy production 26. March 2014 Today, the international water day is celebrated. This time, the water day is devoted to the use of water and energy production, as well as the related problems.