The EU is looking at introducing a common mobile phone charger. File photograph: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

The European Commission said on Wednesday it will introduce new waste reduction targets and sustainability laws to ensure that products placed on the(...)

 Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed  and Spanish Minister of Agriculture Luis Planas during a European Agriculture and Fisheries Council (AGRIFISH) in Brussels. Photograph: Stephanie LeCocq/EPA

Ireland must push for an end to overfishing in EU waters and uphold agreed measures to ensure more sustainable practices, according to the Irish Wildl(...)