A hardening European Parliament view that soil issues are a national problem and a continuing failure to resolve differences between the European Council
and Commission over the drafting of the Soil Framework Directive have put its future in further doubt.
It has been suggested that the Commission may need to propose an alternative to the Soil Framework Directive or pursue an alternative strategy.
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The conference outcomes will be posted at this page in the near future.