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Fire in plastic factory in Marinha Grande in the aftermath

The fire that hit the facilities of a plastics industrial unit in Pero Neto, Marinha Grande, in the district of Leiria, is in the aftermath, said a source at the District Relief Operations Command (CDOS). The fire “Moved to the state of the aftermath at 9:15 pm”, said the source, who spoke to Lusa about three hours after the initial alert, at 19:25. According to the same source, “There were no casualties or injuries” e "The media are already demobilizing". On site were 57 operational supported by 19 vehicles, and at the time of contacting Lusa, they were just “Marinha Grande's own resources”, and external resources have been demobilized. The CDOS had no information on the causes of the fire. ...
The strategy that the King of Cachopo could follow to dismember Heidi without leaving a trace
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The strategy that the King of Cachopo could follow to dismember Heidi without leaving a trace

Agents of the Scientific Police Brigade of the National Police do not rule out that César Román Viruete, the King of Cachopo, there could be dismembered the corpse of Heidi Paz with plastics in her flat in Vallecas or even in the warehouse in the district of Usera where the young woman's torso was found inside a charred suitcase.In the 10th session of the oral hearing The agents who collected traces and traces in the industrial warehouse on Sebastián Gómez street and in the apartment located on López Grass street, where César lived shortly before the events tried, have testified. The trial will conclude next week with the expert evidence and the final reports. The hearing will be...
Satisfyer also manufactures menstrual cups (and at a single price!): The ‘pack’ of two, now for eight euros
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Satisfyer also manufactures menstrual cups (and at a single price!): The ‘pack’ of two, now for eight euros

The need to reduce our ecological footprint has led us to include the reusable concept in many aspects of our lives. This is especially important in the case of plastics, since the equivalent amount of a garbage truck is dumped into the sea every minute. Thus, we are eliminating from our routines everything that contains this material and it cannot be put to a second use. For example, in the kitchen, we have replaced the albal paper for wrapping sandwiches and lunches with silicone covers that can also be cleaned in the dishwasher. The bathroom is another of the places where we now use, for example, reusable plastic swabs and washable cottons. In this sense, menstrual hygiene ...
The waste law will force to charge separately glasses, lids and plastic containers for food and drink to take away
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The waste law will force to charge separately glasses, lids and plastic containers for food and drink to take away

The Government has given the green light to the future Waste and Contaminated Soils Law, which will introduce two new green taxes - one on single-use plastic packaging and another on waste in landfills and incineration - with the aim of reducing waste generation by 15% in 2030 compared to 2010.The Draft Law on Waste and Contaminated Soils, which will now be submitted to Parliament, will increase municipal waste recycling rates by 5 percentage points every 5 years from 2020 at the same time as reduce single-use plastic food containers and cups by up to 70% by 2030.The standard will replace the law in force since 2011 and is the "key" of the entire regulatory package on circular economy and one o...
Sánchez leaves the tax reform that he commissioned to the experts for 2023 but will raise taxes before the report
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Sánchez leaves the tax reform that he commissioned to the experts for 2023 but will raise taxes before the report

Government will not approve the in-depth tax reform entrusted to the experts until the first quarter of 2023, which will assess both direct and indirect taxation, environmental taxation or taxes on wealth, as contained in the tax component included in the Recovery, Transformation and Resilience Plan sent to Brussels. Nevertheless, some tax changes will be incorporated sooner, such as the creation of taxes on plastics and waste, which will be sent to the Courts in the second quarter of 2021 to come into force in the third quarter, and in the first quarter of 2022 the registration and circulation taxes.Likewise, in the second quarter of 2022 the reform of the Tax on Fluorinated gase...