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S&Ds: It’s now or never - both consumers and farmers need us to get on with completing an EU law to stop unfair trading practices in the food supply chain

Following the request from a group of MEPs to have a vote in the Plenary on the Unfair Trading Practises (UTPs) report, S&D co-rapporteurs on the file

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S&Ds promote sustainable battery manufacturing in Europe

Batteries are crucial for the transition to a sustainable economic model, both at the industrial level, but also for households and transport. However

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S&Ds back measures to tackle sea-based sources of marine litter

The Socialists and Democrats in the transport and tourism committee voted today in favour of the port reception facilities report to tackle sea-based

  • MEP Maria Grapini
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S&Ds push for higher quality rail services and more protection for passengers, especially those with disabilities

The Socialists and Democrats led today a large cross-party majority in the transport committee to improve the existing regulation on rail passengers’

  • Bogusław Liberadzki
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S&Ds: Set our citizens free from pesticides in urban areas. The EU should invest more in networking best practices at European level

Organised by the S&D with the valuable contribution of PAN Europe (Pesticide Action Network), the first round table on the theme ‘Pesticides free

  • Nicola Caputo
  • MEP Pavel Poc
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S&Ds propose a long-term vision for clean, profitable and socially sustainable transport

Technological advancements and the need to reduce C02 emissions in order to reverse global warming have unleashed deep transformation in the transport

  • István Ujhelyi
  • Ismail Ertug MEP
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S&Ds lead the fight to effectively reduce CO2 emissions in the EU from new cars and vans

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament are strongly committed to the transition to a low-carbon economy that will save money for citizens

  • climate
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There can be no second-class products, nor consumers, in the EU, say S&Ds

The S&D Group led today an overwhelming majority in the internal market parliamentary committee to ensure that there are no double standards in the

  • Olga Sehnalová MEP
  • Biljana Borzan MEP
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The EU approval system for pesticides must improve to better protect human health, say S&Ds

Today the environment committee voted on a report by S&D MEP Pavel Poc, which calls for a better approval system for pesticides in the EU. It is part

  • Environment
  • climate
  • Miriam Dalli MEP
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S&Ds: let’s stop being bullied by Unfair Trading Practices in the food chain. Consumers’ health and small producers’ rights come first!

Following today’s presentation in the agriculture committee of the draft report on Unfair Trading Practices (UTP) in the food supply chain, rapporteur