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Dear ESSC website visitors,
let us inform you the report on soil sealing in the EU has been made public by the Environment Directorate-General of the Environment Commision at
It is accompanied by a press release available in all EU languages at
It will be presented in Green Week on 25th May at 9:30-11:00 followed by the documentary film "Il suolo minacciato / Land Under Threat" (in Italian with English subtitles) at 13:15-14:15. Note that Green Week sessions will be webstreamed live at
Thought for the month
“There be three things which make a nation great and prosperous: a fertile soil, busy workshops, easy conveyance for men and goods from place to place”
(Sir Francis Bacon).
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